One of the most compelling health policy questions to come before the nation in 1994 was whether the rising rate of health care spending meant that the nation's health care system needed an overhaul.
A critical part of this debate - fueled by both data and speculation - was the growing perception that in 1993 health care costs, while continuing to rise, had risen less sharply than has been the case in the past thirty years.
This sense that health care spending had moderated may have taken some of the sense of urgency away from the calls for health system reform that echoed during the first two years of the Clinton administration... (Prologue).
Mots-clés Pascal : Dépense, Santé, Contrôle coût, Etats Unis
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Expenditure, Health, Cost control, United States
Notice produite par :
ENSP - Ecole nationale de la santé publique (devenue EHESP)
Cote : 94 V
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 28/11/1995.