Cost

Resource Category Topic Type
In Three States, Growth In Prescription Drug Spending Is Unaffordable Even When Accounting For Rebates
Over the past five years, several states have implemented statewide cost growth targets to increase transparency and accountability around the drivers...
Consumers, Insurance Department, Researchers Commercial Cost
Small Intervention, Big Impact: Health Care Cost Reductions Related to Medically Tailored Nutrition
Food is a critical aspect of health care for people living with illnesses like congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and di...
State: Colorado
Consumers, Health Reform, Insurance Department, Population Health, Providers Cost
Impact of the Patient-Centered Medical Home on Consistently High-Cost Patients
Patient-centered medical homes in Maryland’s multipayer demonstration disrupted the pattern of recurrently high expenditure among the costliest patien...
State: Maryland
Consumers, Health Reform, Providers, Researchers Commercial Cost, Quality
Review of Third-Party Specialty Pharmacy Use for Clinician-Administered Drugs
"In this report, required by Section 130 of Chapter 47 of the Acts of 2017, the Massachusetts Health Policy Commission (HPC) examines the prevale...
Consumers, Health Reform, Insurance Department, Population Health, Providers, Researchers Commercial, Medicare Cost, Utilization
Insurance Coverage Transitions After Disenrollment From Medicaid in Minnesota
Little is known about where, or how quickly, people gain new health insurance after exiting Medicaid. Understanding these dynamics may be particularly...
State: Minnesota
Consumers, Medicaid, Population Health, Providers, Researchers Medicaid Cost
Community Checkup: Improving Health Care in Washington State
A recent Washington Health Alliance report examined the cost of healthcare through an equity lens, and found that where people live in the state has a...
State: Washington
Consumers, Employers, Health Reform, Insurance Department, Medicaid, Population Health, Providers, Researchers Commercial, Medicaid Cost, Quality, Utilization
Chronic Respiratory Diseases A Comparison of Prevalence, Utilization, and Payments in New Hampshire Medicaid and Commercially Insured Populations
This study evaluated three chronic respiratory diseases: asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and lung cancer. New Hampshire (NH) Med...
Medicaid, Population Health Commercial, Medicaid Cost, Quality, Utilization
Impact of Health Care Price Transparency on Price Variation: The New Hampshire Experience, November 2009
This analysis was jointly conducted by the New Hampshire Insurance Department and the Center for Studying Health System Change (HSC). The report focus...
Consumers, Health Reform, Insurance Department, Providers Commercial Cost, Utilization
CO All Payer Claims Database Reporting Website
In 2012, Colorado's Center for Improving Value in Health Care (CIVIC) launched the Colorado All Payer Claims Database website in an effort to ach...
State: Colorado
Consumers, Employers, Health Reform, Insurance Department, Population Health, Providers Commercial, Medicaid Cost, Quality, Utilization
Report to the State of New Hampshire Insurance Department, Analysis of Data Sources to Support Rate Review 2012-RRG-03
Compass Analytics performed an analysis of NH Insurance Department (NHID) data sources to support rate review; this included analysis on the NH APCD, ...
Health Reform, Insurance Department Commercial Cost, Utilization