In the San Francisco Bay Area, health care empires are being built as providers form affiliations with other providers and with health plans. This interactive infographic provides a county-by-county look at which health players are consolidating control of the market.
Click on the tabs and mouse over the icons to learn about the health care organizations that are controlling an increasing share of hospital beds and physician groups in each Bay Area county. The data show affiliations among hospitals and medical groups with Kaiser Permanente, Stanford, Sutter, and UCSF in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, and San Mateo Counties. The details include counts of hospital beds, specialists, and primary care physicians.