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Infographic: Healthcare Spending in America

April 18th, 2014 by Jackie Lyons

America spends 2.5 times more on healthcare than other developed nations, despite using it less than these other nations, according to a new infographic from Vitals.

This infographic also shows specific price tags for healthcare procedures and tests, as well as results and life expectancy in America versus other countries.

Looking to drive value-based reimbursement without sacrificing quality of care? In Driving Value-Based Reimbursement with Integrated Care Models, Julie Schilz, director of care delivery transformation for WellPoint, and Terry McGeeney, MD, MBA, director of BDC Advisors, share their visions for this emerging care experience, from structuring incentives and reimbursement to reward high-quality and efficient care to identifying and engaging specialists in a medical home neighborhood.

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