• Overview

    The annual health care cost trends hearing is a public event at which policymakers and researchers convene to address challenges and discuss opportunities for improving care and reducing costs in the Commonwealth’s health care sector. The prominent, two-day hearing features live testimony from top health care executives, industry leaders, and government officials. Questions are posed from Massachusetts and national health care experts about the state’s performance under the Health Care Cost Growth Benchmark, the drivers of health care costs, and other health care reform efforts.