siRNita's Nursing Blog

By siRNita

Joined Feb 25, '12. Posts: 26 (50% Liked) Likes: 46

The following are articles I have written and shared with the nursing community. If you enjoy an article please leave a comment and tell me what you think.

The Healthcare Bubble and How to Survive It

Is there a healthcare bubble? The experts waffle, but facts are facts; between 1999 and 2011, government spending on healthcare increased 240 percent while GDP increased 62 percent. Health insurance premiums, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation, have increased 168 percent between 1999 and 2011 while earnings increased only 50 percent (Foy, 2012). Such vast and rapid increases are not sustainable. “The unfortunate fact is that Americans spend twice as much on healthcare as people in other... Read More →