The Promise of Health Care Cost Containment
Today the United States may be on the cusp of changing from a cost-unconscious health care system to one that seeks value. The consequences of adopting a valuebased approach to coverage have not been well studied; however, several broad strands of the health literature suggest that spending could be reduced by as much as 30 percent without adversely affecting health.
Alan Garber, Dana P. Goldman, and Anupam B. Jena. "The Promise of Health Care Cost Containment" Health Affairs 26.6 (2007): 1545-1547.
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