Disappointing government report shows declining health care spending; Obamacare partly to blame

  By Jennifer Popik, JD, Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics Editor’s note. This appeared in the December digital edition of National Right to Life News. You can read the issue in its entirety at www.nrlc.org/uploads/NRLNews/NRLNewsDec2014.pdf. The resources being devoted to life-saving and health-preserving health care in the United States are at a near-record low, …

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Tragically, Health-Care Spending is Slowing

  By Burke Balch, JD & Jennifer Popik, JD, Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a new report that showed that for the fourth year in a row, healthcare spending was at a near-record low. 2009 to 2012 saw the slowest health care spending growth since …

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