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Health Care Savings

Addressing the More Immediate Cost Drivers in Medicare

Kenneth Thorpe | Posted 08.10.2013 | Politics
Kenneth Thorpe

If we're truly concerned about the costs taxpayers will bear in the future for Medicare, here's something to keep in mind. The highest rates of obesity are found among members of the baby boom generation.

CFO Magazine Urges Fortune 500 Firms to Explore Cost Savings Via Alternative and Integrative Medicine

John Weeks | Posted 01.28.2013 | Healthy Living
John Weeks

The big money in complementary and integrative medicine fields and their preventive and health-promoting focus that CFO Magazine's McCann notes is not in churning services. It is in saving money by limiting services.

How To Build A Better Relationship With Your Doctor

Dr. Cindy Haines | Posted 06.16.2011 | Home
Dr. Cindy Haines

I think it's possible to stay healthier for less money. One of the most important steps to take in getting there is to effectively partner with a primary care provider.

Retirement Health Care: Average Couple Needs To Save $250,000

AP | MARK JEWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BOSTON — Relief to seniors facing high prescription drug costs is one of the first changes to come under the new health care overhaul. But ultim...

Sam Stein

Orszag Victory: Experts Side With White House In Medicare Reform Dispute

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A group of prominent health care experts, including members of a Congressional Budget Office advisory panel, are taking the Obama White House's side i...

No Breakthrough In Talks But Bipartisan Panel Close To Agreement On Medicare Savings

AP | DAVID ESPO and ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of senators agreed tentatively Tuesday on a plan to squeeze an additional $35 billion out of Medicare over the n...

Sam Stein

Obama And Industry Groups To Propose $2 Trillion In Health Care Savings

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In conjunction with the White House, a host of trade associations, pharmaceutical groups and other stakeholders in the health care debate are set to a...