As the cost of medical care and prescription drugs continues to rise, so do the concerns of people and businesses challenged with keeping pace. Many things contribute to higher health care costs, including:
As consumers, it's important to make the right, informed decisions about the type of care needed and received. Value, treatment options, cost and results are key factors to consider before purchasing medical services and medications.
What's driving up today's health care costs? Information is key to understanding why health care costs are rising. Find out how consumer behavior, lifestyle choices, and technology factors affect your costs.
The United States spends more on health care than any other country, and Tennessee spends more than most other states. Where does the money go? See how the premium dollar is being spent in Tennessee.
Diagnostic imaging is one of the fastest growing segments of medical cost, at nearly 15 percent of total spending. In Tennessee and nationwide, high-tech imaging procedures are driving up costs