Bending the Curve: Effective Steps to Address Long-Term Health Care Spending Growth

TitleBending the Curve: Effective Steps to Address Long-Term Health Care Spending Growth
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsAntos, Joseph R., Mark V. Pauly, John Bertko, Michael E. Chernew, David M. Cutler, Dana Goldman, Mark McClellan, Elizabeth McGlynn, Leonard D. Schaeffer, and Stephen M. Shortell
PublisherAmerican Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
CityWashington, DC
AbstractReducing the growth of health care spending must be a top priority for health reform. To address this issue, a group of experts who have spent their careers studying the health care system, convened to identify a path for sustainable reform; and from their diverse backgrounds and points of view, they reached consensus on a set of concrete, feasible steps that show promise for slowing spending growth and improving quality. Tables.
URLhttp://www.aei.org/paper/100050