Keeping A Lid On The Cost Of Health Care

Apr 9, 2013

How can patients control health care costs?
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As the cost of health care continues to rise, what can patients do to help? Dr. John Santa is director of the Consumer Reports Health Ratings Center. We talk with him about Choosing Wisely, a campaign to encourage doctors and patients to ask questions to avoid unnecessary medical tests and procedures.

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