Health Care Almanac
The CHCF Almanac regularly publishes data and analysis on California's health care market.
Although Los Angeles' diverse economy has provided some resiliency during the economic downturn, hospitals have experienced lower patient care revenues. This report provides a snapshot of the region's health care market.
Los Angeles: Fragmented Health Care Market Shows Signs of Coalescing, 2013 (1.1 MB)
Los Angeles Regional Market: Quick Reference Guide, 2013 (928 K)
Los Angeles: Haves and Have-Nots Lead to a Divided System, 2009 (667 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 analysis examining California's medical system.
Key findings of the Los Angeles report include:
The complete 2013 issue brief, as well as the 2009 edition, is available under Document Downloads.