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The Center for Value-Based Medicine® is a preeminent professional health care consulting and research organization focused on value, comparative effectiveness and patient access.
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CDC Updates Guidelines for Covid-19 Safety
CDC updates guidelines for close contacts; emphasizes importance of mask usage, social distancing and hand washing. www.CDC.gov
PRAISE FOR EVIDENCE-BASED TO VALUE-BASED MEDICINE
Evidence-Based to Value-Based Medicine is the Center for Value-Based Medicine text with a foreword by Thomas Scully, former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Published by the AMA Press, the book is due for an update in the near future. Listed below are several of the comments related to Evidence-Based to Value-Based Medicine and Value-Based […]
Cost-Utility Analysis: 27,000,000 Possible Input Variants. Gary C. Brown, MD, MBA, Melissa M. Brown, MD, MN, MBA, Peter Kertes, MD. Evidence-Based Ophthalmology 2012;12:52-7. Comparative effectiveness is defined by the US Congressional Budget Office  as ‘‘rigorous evaluation of the impact of different options that are available for treating a given medical condition for a particular set of […]
National Health Expenditure: 5.0% in 1960 to 17.9% in 2016
Actuaries from the CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) noted that healthcare spending in the United States in 1960 was $27.5 billion, 5.0% of the $543 billion Gross Domestic Product (GDP). By 2016, total healthcare spending was $3.3 trillion, $10,348 per person and 17.9% of the Gross domestic product. by 2026, the national health expenditure […]
National Health Expenditure Projections 2017-2026 – CMS
The health share of GDP is expected to rise from 17.9 percent in 2016 to 19.7 percent by 2026. … per year) and Medicaid (5.8 percent per year) are both substantial contributors to the rate of national health expenditure growth for the projection period. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per year over the 2017-26 period; as a result, the health share of GDP is […]