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Author Garber, Steven, 1950-

Title Redirecting innovation in U.S. health care : options to decrease spending and increase value / Steven Garber [and others].

Imprint Santa Monica : RAND Corporation, 2014.
Publication Info. 2014


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 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 105 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
text file PDF rda
Series RAND Corporation research report series ; RR-308
RAND Corporation research report series ; RR-308.
Note "RR-308"--Page 4 of cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-105).
Summary New medical technologies are a leading driver of U.S. health care spending. This report identifies promising policy options to change which medical technologies are created, with two related policy goals: (1) Reduce total health care spending with the smallest possible loss of health benefits, and (2) ensure that new medical products that increase spending are accompanied by health benefits that are worth the spending increases.
Contents Introduction -- The context for medical product innovation -- Methods -- Analysis -- Policy options to improve the U.S. medical product innovation system -- In conclusion -- Appendix A: Cost-effectiveness and value -- Appendix B: An economic model of innovation.
Note Print version record.
Subject Medical care -- United States.
Medical care, Cost of -- United States.
Medical innovations.
Biomedical Technology.
Health Care Costs.
Cost-Benefit Analysis.
Delivery of Health Care.
Health Policy.
United States.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
MEDICAL -- Allied Health Services -- Medical Technology.
Medical care. (OCoLC)fst01013753
Medical care, Cost of. (OCoLC)fst01013902
Medical innovations. (OCoLC)fst01014181
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Gates, Susan M.
Keeler, Emmett B.
Vaiana, Mary E.
Mulcahy, Andrew W.
Lau, Christopher.
Kellermann, Arthur L.
Rand Corporation.
Other Form: Print version: Garber, Steven, 1950- Redirecting innovation in U.S. health care. Santa Monica, CA : Rand Corporation, [2014] 0833085468 (OCoLC)878024393
ISBN 9780833085474 (electronic bk.)
0833085476 (electronic bk.)
0833085468 (print)
9780833085467 (print)
Report No. RAND/RR-308
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DEBBG BV043132161
DEBBG BV043609152
DEBSZ 407733531
DEBSZ 42993906X
GBVCP 1008661651
NLGGC 375674373
NZ1 15591425

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