Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director

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The Experts Were Wrong About the Best Places for Better and Cheaper He

Posted by @DanHinmon, Dec 17, 2015

In 2009 academic work showed Grand Junction spent far less money on Medicare treatments – with no apparent detriment to people’s health. The lesson seemed obvious: If the rest of the country became more like Grand Junction, this nation’s notoriously high medical costs would fall.

But a new study casts doubt on that simple message.

This article explains why.


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