Infographic: Most Expensive Healthcare Technology

Thursday, November 7th, 2013
This post was written by Jackie Lyons

Overcharges, waste, bureaucracy and ineffective treatments are among the causes for excessive healthcare spending in the United States, according to MIT Technology Review.

Five percent of patients consume half of all healthcare spending, and most have serious, chronic diseases. This infographic outlines the rising expenditures, and identifies the most costly technology and more patients who consume most healthcare spending.

Most Expensive Healthcare Technology

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