|Disease Management: Worth the Investment?|
Disease management has grown into an estimated $2.5 billion industry. But lately it’s been taking some hits. What exactly is disease management, and is it effective in controlling healthcare costs?
A 2009 RAND study for the state of Massachusetts concluded that disease management could increase employer and government healthcare costs by more than $6 billion with little spending reduction in return... [453 word article, October 2010]