Trendwatch Chartbook 2016: Trends Affecting Hospitals and Health Systems
Chart 4.11: Percent Change in Employment Cost Index, All Private Service Industries, All Health Services, and Hospitals, 2006 – 2015 (PPT)
This page includes data that compares the cost of providing care versus what Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance plans pay hospitals.
Financial Fact Sheets
Hospitals and health systems are where the most complex care is provided for ill and injured patients.
The economic contribution of hospitals is also felt throughout the economy hospital spending supported one in nine U.S.