Health Care Almanac
Objective information on health care costs, coverage, quality, and delivery supports effective decision-making. The Almanac provides data and analysis on California's health care system.
With an increase of just 3.6% in 2013, the lowest growth rate in 50 years, US spending on health care continued a slow growth trend that dates back to 2009.
With the aging of the baby boomers and gains in life expectancy, California's senior population is expected to more than double by 2040. Will the state's health care infrastructure be sufficient?
Capacity at California's acute care hospitals was fairly stable over the decade from 2004 to 2013, with some regional variation. This Almanac report examines hospital supply, use of services, finances, and quality.
The CHCF Almanac regularly publishes data and analysis on California's health care market.
Chronic conditions such as asthma, diabetes, and heart disease are taking a toll on our state. This Almanac report looks at how five major diseases affect Californians.
Are Californians getting the care they need? This survey shows that some groups are having a more difficult time accessing care than others.
Millions of Californians with workplace-sponsored health plans are paying higher premiums and deductibles in return for reduced benefits, a survey shows.
California's insurance market is set to undergo enormous changes as health reform takes full effect and millions become eligible for public insurance or private subsidies.
These reports track developments in the areas of health care costs, quality, and performance to help further efforts to improve transparency and consistency.
These reports chart trends in employer-sponsored coverage as well as among public programs and the uninsured.
These reports provide financial and utilization data on hospitals and health systems, community clinics, physicians, and long term care facilities.
These reports provide details of health care delivery and finance in the state's large and diverse regional markets.
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