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Minnesota Health Care Costs Continue Post-Pandemic Rebound With 7% Increase in 2022

November 30, 2023

New report highlights cost trends and variation for people with private health insurance MINNEAPOLIS – NOVEMBER 30, 2023 A new report from MN Community Measurement (MNCM) finds that the cost of health care services for people with private health insurance increased by 7.0 percent in 2022 in Minnesota. The report highlights cost and utilization trends…

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Minnesota Health Care Costs Continue Post-Pandemic Rebound With 7% Increase in 2022

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Uneven Progress, Mixed Results on Minnesota Health Disparities in 2022

New report provides data to support health equity improvement strategies MN Community Measurement (MNCM), a nonprofit organization dedicated ...

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