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Health Care Prices

What's Driving Variation in New York's Hospital Spending and Prices?

James R. Knickman | Posted 12.16.2015 | New York
James R. Knickman

We need better information about both the costs and the quality of care delivered to understand whether more spending is associated with better care, or if that spending is wasteful and avoidable.

This Could Be A Game Changer For Health Care

Kaiser Health News | Jay Hancock | Posted 02.26.2015 | Business

This post was originally published by Kaiser Health News (KHN). Kaiser Health News (KHN) is a nonprofit national health policy news service. Buyin...

Katy Hall

Why Our Health Care Is Obscenely Expensive, In 12 Charts | Katy Hall | Posted 11.11.2013 | Business

The U.S. leads the world in health care spending, but we don't live very long, and going to the doctor is so expensive that we don't do it very often....

Pass Rate Review Legislation to Keep Health Insurance Premiums Down

Sen. Dianne Feinstein | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics
Sen. Dianne Feinstein

As steps are being taken under the health reform law to stabilize insurance rates, lower costs and coordinate care, a recent survey shows that health insurance premiums continue to rise.

Health Care's Hidden Prices

AP | By CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business


Study: Workers To Pay More For Health Care In '09

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Get ready for another hike in copays and deductibles. A survey being released Thursday by the Mercer consulting firm found 59 percent...