This paper focuses on the Medicare program and its role in the slowdown in overall health care spending. The goals are to quantify Medicare's role in the overall slowdown, identify the factors behind Medicare spending trends, and discuss implications for future trends.
White, Chapin, Medicare's Role in the Recent Health Care Spending Slowdown. Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation, 2015. https://www.rand.org/pubs/working_papers/WR1078.html.
White, Chapin, Medicare's Role in the Recent Health Care Spending Slowdown, Santa Monica, Calif.: RAND Corporation, WR-1078, 2015. As of September 08, 2021: https://www.rand.org/pubs/working_papers/WR1078.html