Healthcare Cost Disparities Across States Driven by Differences in Care Patterns and Price

HEALTHCARE COST DISPARITIES ACROSS STATES DRIVEN BY DIFFERENCES IN CARE PATTERNS AND PRICE New Healthcare Cost Comparison Reveals Regions’ Cost Drivers, Lays Groundwork for Local Solutions February 13, 2018, Portland, ME — The considerable differences between the total cost of healthcare in five states is largely driven by local patterns of healthcare usage and pricing. […]

Health Affairs Blog – The Road To Affordability: How Collaborating At The Community Level Can Reduce Costs, Improve Care, And Spread Best Practices

What does the road to healthcare affordability look like? Elizabeth Mitchell, NRHI president & CEO, shares her thoughts on the Health Affairs blog. “For months, the US public has watched Congress debate the future of the US health care system—or more accurately—the future of the Affordable Care Act. But despite all we heard about deductibles […]