Prices For Common Medical Services Vary Substantially Among The Commercially Insured.

Abstract

Using a national multipayer commercial claims database containing allowed amounts, we examined variations in the prices for 242 common medical services in forty-one states and the District of Columbia. Ratios of average state prices to national prices ranged from a low of 0.79 in Florida to a high of 2.64 in Alaska. Two- to threefold variations in prices… (More)
DOI: 10.1377/hlthaff.2015.1379

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