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Healthcare Business Models: Mayo Model Losing to McAllen?

An article in the New Yorker asks: Why does the border town of McAllen, Texas, spend more per person on health care—an average Medicare enrollee there costs $15,000 per year—than any U.S. city besides Miami? The author blames across-the-board overuse of medicine, which stems from the fact that our health care system "pay[s] doctors for quantity, not [...]

By | 2017-05-04T04:07:12+00:00 May 28th, 2009|health care, health insurance, Mayo Clinic, Medicare|0 Comments