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Dr. Butterly: Tell patients this will hurt

The New Hampshire Statehouse (AP Photo: Jim Cole)
The New Hampshire Statehouse (AP Photo: Jim Cole)

Dr. John Butterly recently urged insurance regulators in New Hampshire to recognize the importance of reducing the entire cost of care for an entire patient and an entire population of patients.

Too often, Butterly said, policymakers get distracted by the cost of a unit of care, such as the cost of an office visit or the cost of a cardiac catheterization.

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