The health care cost monitor: http://healthcarecostmonitor. thehastingscenter.org.
Subject: Medical care, Cost of (Economic aspects)
Medical care, Cost of (Control)
Health care industry (Economic aspects)
Health care industry (Finance)
Pub Date: 05/01/2011
Publication: Name: The Hastings Center Report Publisher: Hastings Center Audience: Academic; Professional Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Biological sciences; Health Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2011 Hastings Center ISSN: 0093-0334
Issue: Date: May-June, 2011 Source Volume: 41 Source Issue: 3
Topic: Event Code: 250 Financial management Computer Subject: Health care industry; Company financing
Accession Number: 268403509
Full Text: How Not to Let a Crisis Go to Waste

BY PETER A. UBEL

Medicaid budgets have been growing at unsustainable rates for years and now they have reached the crisis point. Is there any way that states can take advantage of this crisis and find better methods of controlling health care costs? Here are a few ideas.

Where the Money Goes

By Brittany Rush

States are struggling to finance their Medicaid programs and cope with increasing enrollment. Will the health reform law ultimately save the states money or add to their costs? No one knows.
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