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It Seems to Me: How to cut health care costs

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Posted: Sunday, December 9, 2012 12:00 am

Even compared with national health care cost growth that has skyrocketed nearly four times as fast as general inflation for more than a decade, Wisconsin stands out and northwest Wisconsin stands out more.

Eau Claire's health care cost burden is a whopping 16 percent higher than the national average. This is pricing many individuals and employers out of the coverage market and sapping the region's economic vitality and competitiveness.

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