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Sustainable U.S. Health Spending: Cost Control with Improved Value?

July 10, 2019 | Multimedia

PowerPoint presentations from Altarum's 9th annual sustainable health spending symposium, which took place on July 9, 2019, in Washington DC.

Outcome Evaluation of the University of Tennessee Extension Farmers’ Market Fresh Nutrition Education Program

July 01, 2019 | Online Article

Altarum conducted a statewide outcome evaluation of a program designed to increase fruit and vegetable consumption by limited resource families through nutrition education provided at farmers' markets.

June 2019 Health Sector Economic Indicators Briefs

June 21, 2019 | Economic Indicators

See the latest data on health spending, price, and labor growth.

Projections of the Prescription Drug Share of National Health Expenditures Including Non-Retail—June 2019

June 13, 2019 | Research Brief

This report provides an annual update of projections of non-retail prescription drug spending, covering 2018 to 2027.

May 2019 Health Sector Economic Indicators Briefs

May 16, 2019 | Economic Indicators

See the latest data on health spending, price, and labor growth.

Health Sector Trend Report, April 2019

May 02, 2019 | Trend Reports

This quarterly report examines current trends in US health care spending, prices, utilization, and employment.

Consumer-Centric Evaluation of Healthcare Price and Quality Transparency Tools

April 19, 2019 | Research Brief

In this report, Altarum researchers evaluate price transparency tools designed to help consumers make informed choices about where and from whom they receive health care. The findings may surprise you.

How Will LTSS and Medical Care Integrate to Provide Community-Based Care?

April 15, 2019 | Online Article

Altarum contributed an article about two community-based programs that are successfully integrating LTSS into medical care to a Spring 2019 supplement of GENERATIONS – Journal of the American Society on Aging.