Explainers

If the Price of Food Grew at the Same Rate as Medical Care

April 9, 2019

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Craig Wilson, JD, MPA
Director, Health Policy
501-526-2244
cwilson@achi.net

 

The price of medical care has grown steadily, often at rates much higher than other indexed segments of the U.S. economy. This infographic demonstrates what would happen if the price of apples, eggs, and bread increased at the same rate as medical care.