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The Cost of Care: New Insights into Healthcare Spending Growth

Categories: Health/Medical,Prices/Inflation,Statistics

https://www.bls.gov/opub/btn/volume-6/pdf/cost-of-care.pdf

Introduces a new approach to measuring health care costs–spending to treat particular diseases.  This article examines the reasons for reporting by disease rather than by service and explains the reasons behind the spending growth for each disease.  From the Bureau of Labor Statistics