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October 01, 2008

Key Issues to Consider When Evaluating Healthcare Reform Model



Part 2: Cost

A day rarely passes without newspaper headlines bemoaning the fact that a growing portion of family, corporate and government budgets is being directed at healthcare. The development of new medical technologies has been pegged as the biggest factor influencing the cost of healthcare services, while an increase in overall spending on healthcare is largely attributable to the fact that we are simply consuming more healthcare services than in the past.

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