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Title Date Document Info Author  

Small Employers and Self-Insured Health Benefits: Too Small to Succeed?

July 2012 Issue Brief No. 138 Jon Christianson  

The Growing Power of Some Providers to Win Steep Payment Increases from Insurers Suggests Policy Remedies May be Needed

May 2012 Journal Article Jon Christianson  

Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance: Down but Not Out

October 2011 Issue Brief No. 137 Jon Christianson  

Economic Downturn Strains Miami Health Care System

September 2011 Community Report No. 11 Jon Christianson  

Little Rock Health Care Safety Net Stretched by Economic Downturn

January 2011 Community Report No. 5 Jon Christianson  

Seattle Hospital Competition Heats Up, Raising Cost Concerns

December 2010 Community Report No. 3 Jon Christianson  

Detroit: Motor City to Medical Mecca?

August 2010 Community Report Jon Christianson  

Managed Care in California: Cost Concerns Influence Product Design

December 2009 California HealthCare Foundation Issue Brief Jon Christianson  

Shifting Ground: Erosion of the Delegated Model in California

December 2009 California HealthCare Foundation Issue Brief Jon Christianson  

The Transition from Managed Care to Consumerism: A Community-Level Status Report

September/October 2008 Journal Article Jon Christianson  

Health and Wellness: The Shift from Managing Illness to Promoting Health

June 2008 Issue Brief No. 121 Jon Christianson  

Consumer-Directed Health Plans: Mixed Employer Signals, Complex Market Dynamics

March 2008 Issue Brief No. 119 Jon Christianson  

Health Plans Target Advanced Imaging Services

Cost, Quality and Safety Concerns Prompt Renewed Oversight
February 2008 Issue Brief No. 118 Jon Christianson  

Health Plan Pay-for-Performance Strategies

September 2006 Journal Article Jon Christianson  

Consumer-Directed Health Insurance Products: Local-Market Perspectives

May/June 2006 Journal Article Jon Christianson  

Syracuse Faces Rising Health Costs; Hospital Competition Grows

October 2005 Community Report No. 9 Jon Christianson  

Community Quality Efforts Expand as Seattle Health Plan Products Evolve

September 2005 Community Report No. 7 Jon Christianson  

Rapid Population Growth Outpaces Phoenix Health System Capacity

September 2005 Community Report No. 6 Jon Christianson  

Leadership Changes Reinvigorate Cleveland's Health Care Market

June 2005 Community Report No. 1 Jon Christianson  

Community Responses to National Healthcare Firms

December 2004 Journal Article Jon Christianson  

Are Market Forces Strong Enough to Deliver Efficient Health Care Systems? Confidence is Waning

March/April 2004 Journal Article Jon Christianson  

Population Growth, Economic Downturn Stress Phoenix's Health Care Capacity

Summer 2003 Community Report No. 10 Jon Christianson  

Market Developments Signal Cost Hikes in Greenville

Spring 2003 Community Report No. 6 Jon Christianson  

Intense Competition and Rising Costs Dominate Cleveland's Health Care Market

Winter 2003 Community Report No. 2 Jon Christianson  

Managing Costs, Managing Benefits: Employer Decisions in Local Health Care Markets

Feb. 21, 2003 Journal Article Jon Christianson  

The Role of Public Employers in a Changing Health Care Market

Public Employers' Responses to Continued Premium Increases May Have Important Spillover Effects on Private Stakeholders
January/February 2003 Journal Article Jon Christianson  

Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance:

Pressing Problems, Incremental Changes
January/February 2002 Jon Christianson  

Financial Woes and Contract Disputes Disrupt Market

Boston, Mass.
Summer 2001 Community Report No. 11 Jon Christianson  

Highly Consolidated Market Poses Cost Control Challenges

Lansing, Mich.
Winter 2001 Community Report No. 06 Jon Christianson  

Rapid Population Growth Attracts National Firms

Phoenix, Arizona
Winter 2001 Community Report No. 04 Jon Christianson  

Increased Consolidation Raises Concerns

Cleveland, Ohio
Fall 2000 Community Report No. 02 Jon Christianson  

Local Providers Fortify Their Position:

Indianapolis, Indiana
Winter 1999 Community Report No. 07 Jon Christianson  

Ownership Changes Set Market in Flux:

Phoenix, Arizona
Spring 1999 Community Report No. 09 Jon Christianson  

Market Stabilizes Around Five Large Organizations:

Boston, Massachusetts
Winter 1999 Community Report No. 03 Jon Christianson  

Local Organizations Retain Market Dominance:

Cleveland, Ohio
Fall 1998 Community Report No. 02 Jon Christianson  

The Role of Employers in Community Health Care Systems

July/August 1998 Jon Christianson  

Health System Change in Phoenix, Arizona

Round One Site Visit
September 1997 Case Study Jon Christianson  

Health System Change in Indianapolis, Indiana

Round One Site Visit
September 1997 Case Study Jon Christianson  
         



 

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