Title

Analysis of Price Variations in New Hampshire Hospitals

UMMS Affiliation

Commonwealth Medicine, Center for Health Law and Economics

Date

6-2-2012

Document Type

Technical Report

Disciplines

Health Economics | Health Law and Policy | Health Policy | Health Services Administration | Health Services Research

Abstract

This report was completed pursuant to New Hampshire Revised Statutes Annotated (N.H. Rev. Stat. Ann.) § 420-G: 14-a, which required the New Hampshire Insurance Department (NHID) to hold annual public hearings and evaluate the factors that contribute to rising health care costs. We analyzed the price variations present in the New Hampshire hospital market.This report summarizes the analyses completed and presents the relevant findings.

Client/Partner: New Hampshire Insurance Department

Keywords

New Hampshire, hospitals, health care reform, Medicaid, Medicare, health care costs, prices