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Health Care Spending is More Than Just the Parts You See

What Are the Recent and Forecasted Trends in Prescription Drug Spending?

  • Growth in prescription spending has slowed again in 2017, after increasing rapidly in 2014 and 2015
  • Estimates suggest that Rx drugs will continue to represent a larger portion of overall health spending
  • Out-of-pocket spending for Rx drugs remained flat in 2017, while out-of-pocket spending on hospital and physician services grew

Initiative 18|11: What Can We Do About The Cost Of Care?

This report summarizes a March 2018 event launching Initiative 18/11, a partnership between the Society of Actuaries and KFF to address the rising cost of health care in the U.S.

Why 2019 ACA Marketplace Premiums Are More Expensive Than They Could Be

We analyze the impact of the repeal of the individual mandate penalty and the expansion of loosely-regulated plans.