ISSUE BRIEF: State-Based Approaches to Healthcare Value: Cost and Quality
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November 5, 2013
As healthcare continues taking larger shares of household income, state policymakers are increasingly focused on strategies to improve the value of the whole healthcare system by increasing quality and lowering costs. This paper examines the strategies that seven states have used to improve value—some ideas are new, while other concepts have been in place for years.