Stakeholders Cite Increased Medical Costs as Top Concern, Despite Contrary Evidence
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Medical cost inflation rates are at historically low levels, prescription drug costs are declining by more than 10 percent per year, and costs for physician and provider services are in the single digits. And yet concerns about increased medical costs tops the list of challenges facing the industry this year, among respondents to a WorkersCompensation.com poll.
Even though stakeholders are not necessarily paying more, their concerns are, nevertheless, ...
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