Healthcare Spending is on the Rise. Here’s How We Need to Adapt.
Just last month, Health Affairs released a report projecting a 5.5 percent average annual growth in U.S. healthcare spending for 2018–2027. Further, the report notes that the cost of healthcare goods and services will increase 2.5 percent each year, “faster than the average price growth experienced over the last decade.”
This report itself is not surprising. Healthcare spending has been above the GDP . . .