An epidemiological approach to understanding the rise of health care costs may identify tactics helpful in controlling it. Other sections of this website address public health and the design of health care insurance. Here are some specific sectors worth exploring

Procedure-based medicine

For Profit Hospitals: Can for-profit hospitals serve the interests of the community? Are not-for profit hospitals becoming more like profit hospitals? Here is the latest round in the discussion. Some useful background is here.

 

Low value Medical Services

The creation of medical marketplaces