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Historic Slowdown in Healthcare Spending Projected for 2014

Healthcare spending is expected to drop to 6.5 percent in 2014, despite millions of newly insured expected under the ACA in 2014, according to PwC’s Health Research Institute (HRI). In its annual report, Medical Cost Trend: Behind the Numbers, the … finish reading Historic Slowdown in Healthcare Spending Projected for 2014

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Medical Costs Continue to Rise at Double-Digit Levels Around the World

As employee medical costs continue to rise around the world, employers are seeking wellness and health promotion strategies to improve health outcomes, according to a survey from Towers Watson. The cost of providing employee medical benefits has been rising at … finish reading Medical Costs Continue to Rise at Double-Digit Levels Around the World

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