Did you mean "costs of care"?
and cost control, then recent momentum leading to improvements in end-of-life care could face a serious setback. ... Having effective discussions with patients about death and end-of-life care is not about death panels, assisted suicide, giving up,
the future of America's health care system. ... Important topics include coverage and cost of care, delivery system and payment reforms, and breaking down barriers to accessing care.
There are many who give simplistic answers to that question, but most of them ignore the cause of our problems: the out-of-control cost of care. ... So there are ways to cut the cost of care for many people.
Nearly nine in 10 people think the cost of care is a serious problem and two-thirds believe the cost of care has gotten worse in the past five years, according ... Many sick Americans (who comprised 27% of adults surveyed) reported having problems due to
The cost of ignoring that is false reassurance and the politicization of medical care. ... And haphazard referrals drive up the cost of care for everyone.
of care (how 'bout that alliteration?). ... He found that even an expert in appropriate care can get sucked into a miserable, wasteful spiral of specialist consultations and costly testing.
Congressional Democrats want more transparency in health care, believing it would further drive down the cost of care. ... t improve outcomes, and create an informed health care consumer with choices where to receive care.
Robbing Peter to pay Paul. John McCain has criticized Barack Obama's health care plan for its expense, and argued that his own proposal will be budget-neutral. ... to lower the overall cost of care," to quote the WSJ.
cost of care. ... It suggests that tight utilization management of “big ticket” items may not have the impact of changing more “every day” patterns of care.
As physicians convert to the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System, they will eventually be required to consider the cost of care they deliver to patients. ... The last three Practice Tips columns covered the other three MIPS performance categories: