Kaiser Family Foundation March 24, 2023
Imani Telesford, Hope Schwartz, Gary Claxton, Cynthia Cox

This analysis explores the costs associated with obesity for people with large employer private insurance, using data from Merative MarketScan’s commercial claims and encounters database from 2011 through 2021.It finds, on average, privately insured people with an obesity diagnosis have higher total and out-of-pocket spending...

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