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Constraining national health care expenditures

Constraining national health care expenditures

achieving quality care at an affordable cost : summary

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical care -- United States -- Cost control.,
  • Medical care, Cost of -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementComptroller General of the United States.
    ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, [6] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15334582M


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