A recent blog post on Going Below the Surface highlights a panel discussion during AcademyHealth National Health Policy Conference that focused on more effective health care spending.
The panel, which was moderated by National Pharmaceutical Council CSO Robert Dubois, featured:
- Stacie Dusetzina, Vanderbilt University;
- Katie Martin, Health Care Cost Institute;
- Michael Thompson, National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Organizations; and
- Joel White, Council for Affordable Health Coverage.
“We need to have difficult conversations about the tradeoffs,” said White. “We’re spending a lot but getting little in return. I love the fact that we are here to talk about uncomfortable things.”
To read the full blog post, click here.