Health Care Spending Steady in 2019, but 2020 Stats Expected to Show Major Upheaval

National health expenditures (NHE) grew by 4.6 perent in 2019, according to the annual update to the National Health Expenditure Accounts (NHEA), according to a study conducted by the Office of the Actuary at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). That growth rate is in line with recent years, with average annual growth since 2016…