Health Care Almanac
The CHCF Almanac regularly publishes data and analysis on California's health care market.
While hospitals and physicians in the Sacramento region weathered the economic downturn fairly well, a number of market trends have posed challenges for the area. This report provides a snapshot of the region's health care market.
Sacramento: Health Providers Collaborate and Weather Economic Downturn, 2012 (685 K)
Sacramento Regional Market: Quick Reference Guide, 2013 (826 K)
Sacramento: Powerful Hospital Systems Dominate a Stable Market, 2009 (662 K)
CHCF is updating a series of market studies in six areas: Fresno, Los Angeles, Riverside/San Bernardino, Sacramento, San Diego, and the San Francisco Bay Area. These regional market reports highlight variations in health care affordability, access, and quality of care across the state. The reports are published as part of the CHCF California Health Care Almanac, an online clearinghouse for key data and analyses examining California's medical system.
Key findings of the Sacramento report include:
The complete 2012 issue brief, as well as the 2009 edition, is available under Document Downloads.
Briefing — All Health Care Is Local: California's Diverse Health Economies