Tag Archives: healthcare

4 Things To Think About Regarding Healthcare As You Approach Retirement – Forbes

Healthcare and retirementAdobe Stock photos Healthcare is a huge expense plaguing Americans today. Blue Cross and Blue Shield reports (November 2018) that rising prescription drug costs, treating chronic diseases and unhealthy lifestyle choices are the three key factors driving U.S. healthcare costs. They report that between 2010 and 2025 prescription drug prices are expected to… Read More »

Daily on Healthcare: US healthcare spending rises to $3.5 trillion in 2017…drug spending stays almost flat

Be more of an insider. Get the Washington Examiner Magazine, Digital Edition now. SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner’s Daily on Healthcare newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer.com/newsletter/daily-on-healthcare/ US healthcare spending rises to $ 3.5 trillion in 2017. That equals out to about $ 10,739 per person, according to an annual report released… Read More »

Take The Long View Of Healthcare To Get Value For Your Employees – Forbes

The long view was a key theme at the 2018 Forbes Healthcare Summit last week. The transactional and short-term-oriented structure of the U.S. healthcare system creates huge waste and suffering. Entrepreneurs, as benefit plan sponsors and payers, can and must work to unlock long term value. Matt Herper interviews venture capital legend John Doerr.Photo credit: Todd… Read More »