Study: Regional differences in health drive Medicare spending

05/29/2013 | Kaiser Health News

People in some parts of the U.S. are sicker than those in others, driving regional variations in Medicare spending, according to new data. The research disputes influential research from the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, which has argued variations were caused by fee-for-service models and unnecessary care.

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