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April 8, 2016
National health spending in February 2016 was 4.8% higher than health spending in February 2015. While this rate is somewhat higher than the 4.5% growth observed in both December 2015 and January 2016, February is the fourth consecutive month in which it has been below 5%.
March 31, 2016
BHChat Corner: News You Can Use - April 2016
March 11, 2016
National health spending in January 2016 was 4.9% higher than health spending in January 2015, slightly above the December 2015 growth rate of 4.8% but well below the 6.8% peak in February 2015.
March 2, 2016
BHChat Corner: News You Can Use - March 2016
February 16, 2016
New effort from Oliver Wyman and Altarum Institute examines the health information needs of vulnerable populations and how the marketplace could better serve them.
February 16, 2016
Health Spending Growth Fell to 4.9% in December and Stands at 5.9% for 2015 Overall
February 3, 2016
BHChat Corner: News You Can Use - February 2016
January 15, 2016
National health spending in November 2015 was up 5.0% compared to November 2014, continuing the slowdown from a peak of nearly 7% growth in February 2015.
January 7, 2016
BHChat Corner: News You Can Use - January 2016
January 5, 2016
Altarum Institute announces the foundation of its new Center for Ethics in Health Care. The Center will focus on improving health care by improving ethics programs and practices.
December 3, 2015
BHChat Corner: News You Can Use - December 2015
Health-Sector Jobs Hit New High Even While Spending Moderates and Price Growth Remains Historically Low
November 12, 2015
The health sector added a robust 44,900 new jobs in October and now accounts for 10.7% of total employment — an all-time high.
October 9, 2015
National health spending in August 2015 was 5.7% higher than in August 2014.
October 7, 2015
BHChat Corner: News You Can Use October 2015
October 2, 2015
Altarum Institute is excited to announce that it will lead the Michigan arm of a three-state quality improvement effort funded by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
September 16, 2015
Altarum Institute Update e-Newsletter September 2015
September 11, 2015
The health sector added 40,500 new jobs in August and totaled 314,000 jobs through the first 8 months of 2015, nearly twice the number added during the first 8 months of 2014.