State by State Comparison of Impact
Medicare is the primary payer for healthcare services used due to AFib.1 Using information collected by Medicare to pay for healthcare services provided to Medicare beneficiaries, it is possible to examine use and spending for a broad range of healthcare services due to AFib. Although limited to the Medicare population, these data allow for consistent measurement and comparisons across states, as Medicare is a nationwide program. The following statistics and charts highlight the demographics of beneficiaries using services due to AFib, their levels of use of various services and Medicare’s payments to providers for this care.
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