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New Modern Healthcare index tracks medical technology prices
Modern Healthcare

Spending on medical technology, supplies and devices is a key driver of escalating healthcare costs in the U.S. To assist healthcare executives in monitoring how much they’re spending on these items, Modern Healthcare has partnered with the ECRI Institute to develop the Modern Healthcare/ECRI Institute Technology Price Index. The TPI is a monthly index of the prices hospitals and other providers pay for medical technology, supply and device items. Specifically, the TPI will track 30 items: