The project will focus on making health care more affordable across all payers, including patients, employers, states and the federal government. It will produce detailed specifications for each policy option along with estimates of fiscal impacts for affected stakeholders.
"The high cost of health care threatens the financial security and well-being of all Americans, but it doesn't have to be that way," said
"Health care is the single largest part of the federal budget, and its rapid growth is a key driver of our rising national debt," said
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