Physicians Practice: Three Possibilities to Fix Healthcare
United States per capita healthcare spending is substantially higher than most other industrialized nations, has been increasing at a steady rate, and makes up the single largest category of our nation’s gross domestic product. In a recent Physicians Practice article, AAPC’s Vice President of Products and Live Events Dixon Davis, MBA, MHSA, explains three potential solutions to reduce healthcare costs.
- Get the government more involved with rationing certain services and strongly promoting coverage to more people
- Create a market that is driven by the patient or consumer of services, with cost transparency, higher accountability, and little government involvement
- Emphasize healthier living
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