Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Unit:Introduction and History of Modern Health Care in the U.S.
Lecture:Components of Health Care Delivery and Finance
Slide content:Brief History of Health Care Finance - 2 21st century Costs continued to rise well above inflation but have leveled off in recent years Still, are we on a collision course with increasing costs, aging baby boomers, more costly technology, etc .? 21
Slide notes:Now, in the 21st century, costs have continued to rise, although they have leveled off some in recent years. But we are still on this collision course with increasing costs, aging baby boomers, more costly technology, and other aspects that will continue to make financing health care a challenge. Health IT Workforce Curriculum Version 4.0 21