2017 Wisconsin Health Insurance Cost Ranking
Report finds continuing regional disparities on cost, inflation, and quality
Rate of health care inflation was more than 7x higher before Affordable Care Act
Statewide: Citizen Action of Wisconsin released its 11th Annual Wisconsin Health Insurance Cost Ranking report Wednesday morning on a statewide media call. A full audio recording of the media call can be downloaded here.
The full report includes 11 charts ranking the cities and regions of Wisconsin on health insurance costs, rate of inflation, and quality, and can be downloaded here.
This year’s report finds wide disparities between higher and lower cost regions of Wisconsin, as well as large differences in the rate of health insurance inflation, causing some Wisconsinites to pay thousands of dollars more than others in less expensive regions of the state.
New in this year’s report is an analysis of the rate of health insurance hyperinflation in each Wisconsin city before and afte