The Wall Street Journal's Health Blog: Cutting Costs With Better Care For Advanced Illness
A better approach to advanced illness, including fewer hospitalizations, could improve quality of life and satisfaction for the sickest patients — and save $25 billion in annual health-care costs, according to Gundersen Health System (Landro, 3/19).
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