Search Tag: Expenditure

Executive Health Management

Consolidation Fails to Lower Healthcare Costs

2014 22 Oct

A new study published in JAMA showed that between 2009 and 2012, total expenditures per patient for hospital, professional, laboratory, pharmaceutical and ancillary services were higher in hospital-owned physician organisations compared to physician-owned organisations in California. The patients were covered by commercial health maintenance organisation... Read more

Executive Health Management

Study Finds No Link Between Medtech Innovation and Increase in Health Expenditure

2013 11 Jun

MedTech Europe, the alliance of European Medical Technology Industry Associations, welcomes new research from the European Health Technology Institute (EHTI) confirming that there is no uniform relationship between medtech innovation and an increase in healthcare expenditure.  The impact of medical technology on healthcare costs is a result of... Read more