Spending More for Less: What Drives Rising Health-Care Costs

CPE Credits: 
2
Session Time: 
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 8:30am to 10:10am
Room: 
601-605
Speakers: 
Moderator
Assistant County Manager
Chatham County
Speaker
Director, State and Local Fiscal Healath
Pew Charitable Trusts
Speaker
Deputy Superintendent/CFO
District 11 Schools
Speaker
Senior Vice President, Regional Manager, Midwest
Segal
Field of Study: 
Finance
Description: 

Government leaders across the United States are concerned with rising health-care costs, but what are the root causes of those large and persistent annual increases that we all have learned to take for granted? Understanding those forces could help you better understand the strategies you need to contain in the costs of your employer-provided health benefits. In this session, experts and practitioners will discuss wasteful spending, prescription drug costs, the role of advances in medical technology, what to do about an unhealthy and aging workforce, high administrative costs, and more.

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