What's New in Massachusetts Health Care

  • The 2016 Annual Report on the Performance of the Massachusetts Health Care System includes a final calculation of the Commonwealth’s 2014 Total Health Care Expenditures (THCE) and an initial calculation for 2015 THCE.

  • CHIA's Behavioral Health and Readmissions in Massachusetts Acute Care Hospitals found that there was a high prevalence of behavioral health comorbidities among hospitalized adults.

  • See CHIA's latest report on Massachusetts Acute Hospital Financial Performance. This report presents acute hospital financial data for the most recent full year available.

  • MassHealth Baseline Statistics from the MA APCD studies the MassHealth population, with a focus on spending for Standard coverage in the Fee-For-Service (FFS) and the Primary Care Clinician (PCC) plan delivery systems.

Link to geographical analysis page

CHIA has produced several interactive maps of Massachusetts health care data. These maps allow researchers to better understand variations in health care spending and utilization by displaying recent data on a town-by-town or regional basis.