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Infographic: How the Sequester Will Impact Healthcare

July 16th, 2013 by Jackie Lyons

The government-wide spending cuts known as the sequester underway since March 1, 2013 are adding to the urgency to transform healthcare.

Cuts to domestic and military healthcare spending will increase from $85 billion in 2013 to $1.2 trillion in 2021, according to a new infographic from Blue Cottage Consulting. The infographic illustrates the services exempt from the cuts and the various impacts the cuts will have on healthcare, including the Medicare budget, community health centers, medical research and more.

How the Sequester Will Impact Healthcare

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You may also be interested in this related resource: Futurescan 2013: Healthcare Trends and Implications 2013-2018.