Corpus ID: 8973468

FIRST Eliminating Waste in US Health Care

@inproceedings{Berwick2012FIRSTEW,
  title={FIRST Eliminating Waste in US Health Care},
  author={D. Berwick and Andrew Hackbarth},
  year={2012}
}
NO MATTER HOW POLARIZED politics in the United States have become, nearly everyone agrees that health care costs are unsustainable. At almost 18% of the gross domestic product (GDP) in 2011, headed for 20% by 2020, the nation’s increasing health care expenditures reduce the resources available for other worthy government programs, erode wages, and undermine the competitiveness of US industry. Although Medicare and Medicaid are often in the limelight, the health care cost problem affects the… Expand
Multivariate outlier detection in medicare claims payments applying probabilistic programming methods

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 24 REFERENCES
Bending the Curve: Options for Achieving Savings and Improving Value in U.S. Health Spending
Medical Spending Differences in the United States and Canada: The Role of Prices, Procedures, and Administrative Expenses
  • A. Pozen, D. Cutler
  • Medicine
  • Inquiry : a journal of medical care organization, provision and financing
  • 2010
The (paper) work of medicine: understanding international medical costs.
  • D. Cutler, Dan P. Ly
  • Economics, Medicine
  • The journal of economic perspectives : a journal of the American Economic Association
  • 2011
Divide et impera: protecting the growth of health care incomes (COSTS).
Measuring efficiency: the association of hospital costs and quality of care.
...
1
2
3
...