News ArticleIs the health care sector a bright spot in the economy?
Although the health care sector has seen steady growth through the recession, the authors of this perspective from the NEJM suggest that the goal of improving health and economic well-being does not go hand in hand with rising health care employment. If the same outcomes can be achieved with lower employment and fewer resources, that leaves extra money to devote to other important public and private priorities. What do you say? (Source: NEJM, 6/6/12)