Controlling the Cost of Healthcare

In your opinion, is the public’s perception that U.S. healthcare costs are “outrageous” a valid point of view?

Controlling the Cost of Healthcare

Despite significant pressure, some insurance companies, healthcare organizations and physicians refuse to discount their premiums or charges. Many stakeholders, including legislators, consumer groups, and patients, believe that healthcare expenses in the U.S. are excessive. Some critics argue that the cost of medical treatment for Americans is “outrageous”.

Discuss this topic by answering the prompts below:

In your opinion, is the public’s perception that U.S. healthcare costs are “outrageous” a valid point of view?

What can the healthcare industry do to reduce costs and restore public confidence?

Support your argument with reference to one or more articles from the Wall Street Journal and/or another relevant source, such as the Healthcare Financial Management Association.

Answer preview in your opinion, is the public’s perception that U.S. healthcare costs are “outrageous” a valid point of view?

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