Who Knew? Patients' Share Of Health Spending Is Shrinking

Kaiser Health News staff writer Jay Hancock reports: "Consumer-driven medical spending may be the second-biggest story in health care, after the Affordable Care Act. As employers give workers more 'skin in the game' through higher costs from purse and paycheck, the thinking goes, they'll seek more efficient treatment and hold down overall spending" (Hancock, 1/13). Read the story.

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