Tag: US health-care

Health & Insurance, Social Services

Many US Health Experts Underestimated the Coronavirus … Until It Was Too Late

December 21, 2020

Via: Kaiser Health News

A year ago, while many Americans were finishing their holiday shopping and finalizing travel plans, doctors in Wuhan, China, were battling a mysterious outbreak of pneumonia with no known cause. Chinese doctors began to fear they were witnessing the return […]

Health & Insurance, Social Services

US health-care spending to climb 5.3% in 2018

February 15, 2018

Via: CNBC Healthcare

United States health spending is projected to rise 5.3 percent in 2018, reflecting rising prices of medical goods and services and higher Medicaid costs, a U.S. government health agency said on Wednesday, an upward trend it forecasts for the next […]