Implications of Early Health Care Spending Reductions for Expected Spending as COVID-19 Pandemic Evolves

JAMA Internal Medicine

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What The Study Did: The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on health care spending in the U.S. has important implications for payers, clinicians, hospitals, health care systems and patients, and has been the subject of much debate.

Authors: J. Michael McWilliams, M.D., Ph.D., of Harvard Medical School in Boston, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5333)

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