“$54-141 Million in Annual Savings Possible According to New Analysis November 8, 2018 — DENVER, CO — Colorado’s total health care costs for commercially insured individuals in 2016 increased two percentage points from 2015, according to a new multi-state benchmark analysis released today by the Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement (NRHI). Analysis by the Center for Improving Value in Health Care indicates that Colorado […]
On Thursday, October 11, New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute (NJHCQI) released a data set detailing healthcare spending and costs in the state. “The data show that health care spending in New Jersey rose faster than the national average even while utilization for certain types of services decreased over the same period. While health care […]
The Maryland Health Care Commission started a statewide campaign to get consumers more involved in their healthcare so that they can make better, more informed decisions. The Wear The Cost campaign takes the approach that “we won’t control the high costs of health care until we’re all talking about it.” Their campaign has gained national […]
A new online tool shows prices for common imaging services at healthcare facilities across the state. This information can help patients across Colorado locate facilities with the lowest cost and best patient experience. With high deductible plans and health care premiums on the rise, it’s important for patients to shop for health care services that will […]
The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel, based in Grand Junction, Colorado, reports on what Maryland is doing right to address the rising cost of healthcare. The article highlights findings from NRHI’s benchmark report, which was released in February 2018. Learn more by reading the full article.
RevCycle Intelligence reports on NRHI benchmark report – Addressing Healthcare Affordability: Untangling Cost Drivers in recent article, titled: “Addressing Prices, Use at Local Level to Lower Healthcare Costs.” Read the full article.