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Health Plan Cost Poor Indicator of Value
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With extensive comparisons of health plans’ performance and utilization of resources, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has determined that higher spending on healthcare didn’t necessarily translate into better quality care.

“More care is not always linked to better results, confirming that the saying ‘you get what you pay for’ does not apply to healthcare,” the nonprofit accreditation firm said in a statement.