Waste in Health Care–The American Way

The following is from an Institute of Medicine Study Best Care at Lower Cost and focuses in part on the cost of waste in health care.  In changing health care, in addition to improving access we need to focus on efficiency and value, which means cutting this:

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Medicynical Note:  If anything, it’s worse now.  This, in the “best” (sic) most expensive, most inefficient health care non-system in the world.  (It’s a non system  of health-care because in it’s current form it’s primary goal is increasing revenue.

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