EBRI Fast Facts
Spending Among Group Plan Enrollees With Multiple Health Conditions: A Look at High-Cost Claimants in 2021
An examination of the health care claims of 8.6 million group plan
enrollees in 2021 revealed that over 80 percent of top spenders had at
least 1 of 5 chronic health conditions — heart disease, respiratory
conditions, musculoskeletal conditions, skin disorders, and nervous
system conditions. This Fast Fact
reviews the spending of people with one or more of these chronic conditions.