Gov't report: US health care tab hit $3.3T in 2016
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WASHINGTON — The government says U.S. health care spending reached $3.3 trillion last year, which averages out to $10,348 for every man, woman, and child.
Wednesday's update comes from the Office of the Actuary, an economic analysis unit of the Health and Human Services department.
Hospitals accounted for more than 30
Most of the cost is for the sickest people, with 5
Health care keeps growing faster than the economy, making it harder to afford.