Avoidable delayed treatment U.S. healthcare costs by settings of care 2012

Avoidable healthcare costs due to delayed treatment practice in the U.S. in 2012, by settings of care (in billion U.S. dollars)*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 28, 2013
Avoidable delayed treatment U.S. healthcare costs by settings of care 2012 This statistic shows the estimated avoidable healthcare costs due to delayed evidence-based treatment practice in the United States in 2012, by settings of care. In that year, outpatient care created a total of 19.8 billion U.S. dollars in avoidable costs. Total avoidable delayed evidence-based treatment practice healthcare costs reached 39.5 billion U.S. dollars in that year. Expected increase in insurance coverage, chronic diseases, and an aging population may place further stresses on the need for proper medication use to prevent avoidable healthcare costs.
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Avoidable healthcare costs due to delayed treatment practice in the U.S. in 2012, by settings of care (in billion U.S. dollars)*

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Avoidable costs in billion U.S. dollars
ER0.9
Pharmacy4.4
Hospital14.4
Outpatient19.8
Total39.5
Avoidable costs in billion U.S. dollars
ER0.9
Pharmacy4.4
Hospital14.4
Outpatient19.8
Total39.5
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 28, 2013
This statistic shows the estimated avoidable healthcare costs due to delayed evidence-based treatment practice in the United States in 2012, by settings of care. In that year, outpatient care created a total of 19.8 billion U.S. dollars in avoidable costs. Total avoidable delayed evidence-based treatment practice healthcare costs reached 39.5 billion U.S. dollars in that year. Expected increase in insurance coverage, chronic diseases, and an aging population may place further stresses on the need for proper medication use to prevent avoidable healthcare costs.
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