The Health of America Report is a collaboration between the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association and Blue Health Intelligence that uses advanced analytics to report on key trends in healthcare to support improved quality and affordability for all Americans.
September 27, 2016
Concussion diagnoses have skyrocketed as expansive news coverage of football-related concussions and state laws aimed at preventing youth athletes from “shaking off” head injuries have drawn attention to the dangers of concussions.
August 25, 2016
The latest Health of America Report represents a comprehensive study on C-section rates vary widely by region. The study also shows a national decline in cesarean deliveries after twenty years of rising rates.
May 19, 2016
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Examines the Growing Costs of Specialty Pharmacy
March 30, 2016
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Examines the Health Conditions and Costs of Caring for Newly Enrolled Individual Members in 2014 and 2015
February 24, 2016
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Study Shows How Consumers Save with Shift to Outpatient Care
January 13, 2016
BCBS Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Study Shows Consumer Choices in the Affordable Care Act Marketplace
September 29, 2015
BCBS Health of America Report on Women’s Heart Health
July 16, 2015
Cost Variations in Cardiac Care: Overview
June 3, 2015
BCBS Health of America Snapshot: Cost Variations in Specialty Drugs
January 21, 2015
The Extreme Cost Variation in Healthcare
About the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association is a national federation of 36 independent, community-based and locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies that collectively provide healthcare coverage for more than 107 million members — one in three Americans.
About Blue Health Intelligence
Health Intelligence Company is the nation’s premier health intelligence resource, delivering data-driven insights about healthcare trends and best practices, resulting in healthier lives and more affordable access to safe and effective care. HIC accesses healthcare claims data from more than 140 million individuals nationwide, collected over nine years, in a safe, HIPAA compliant and secure database. The resulting conformed, reliable data set has the broadest, deepest pool of integrated medical and pharmacy claims, reflecting medical utilization in every ZIP code. Health Intelligence Company, LLC operates under the trade name Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) and is an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. For more information, visit http//www.bluehealthintelligence.com.