Abney said: "We are bending the cost curve
in our US domestic segment as highly automated hubs come online, producing improved productivity benefits.
Many value-based payment efforts focus providers' attention on bending the cost curve
. However, it is unknown whether such programs are effective at improving quality and reducing costs, and if so, what actions providers take to improve quality and reduce costs.
* A Conversation on Health Care: Bending the Cost Curve
When it comes to bending the cost curve
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For these types of population health strategies to succeed in bending the cost curve
several things must be in place.
"When we talk about bending the cost curve
and saving money, we need to focus on those patients with multiple comorbidities and chronic diseases," said Dr.
Bending the cost curve
, as is claimed to be a result of the ACA, just means slowing the rate of growth in health care expenditures.
"We continue to focus on bending the cost curve
in Mexico, where, over the same quarter last year, we improved case productivity in our distribution centers by 3.9%, labor productivity in our stores by 4.1% and decreased energy usage at comparable stores by 4.2%."
"Considering that the government's share of health care spending will soon exceed 30% as the oldest baby boomers become eligible for Medicare, the money saved by using generic medicines is critical to bending the cost curve
and providing sustainability to our health care system," stresses that study.
The role of prevention in bending the cost curve
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