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The Source on Healthcare Price & Competition is an independent, nonprofit initiative of the UCSF/UC Hastings Consortium on Law, Science & Health Policy that serves as a multi-disciplinary resource for information and analysis about healthcare cost and competition.

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November 2 - 3, 2017

2nd Payer Partnership Forum, Los Angeles, CA

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November 8, 2017

Understanding Competition in Prescription Drug Markets: Entry and Supply Chain Dynamics, Washington, D.C.

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December 10 - 13, 2017

IHI’s 2017 National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care, Orlando, FL

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October 23 - 25, 2017

National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) Conference, Portland, Oregon.

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April 29 - May 2, 2018

15th Annual World Health Care Congress, Washington, D.C.

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Fact of the Week

Health care costs in the U.S., now at $10,345 per person, continue to rise at about 6% per year, almost three times higher than the general cost-of-living.

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