Dallas City Council briefing 2014 healthcare costs

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  • Obesity~i 81% of Dallas' health plan members are overweight or obese

    Performance Statistics

    ~i 35% of males and 41% of females taking the health assessment had aBMI30 greater

    If This is the highest incidence of overweight/obese members in UHC'sentire Book of Business

    " Obesity leads to higher rates of diabetes, cardiovascular disease,hypertension, and high cholesterol; all of which are high cost drivers forhealth plans

    Diabetes~c 30~ of high costclaims (claims in excess of $50, 000 per year) are

    attributable to diabetes( 28% of the plan expendituresf! Diabetes without complications - 21% higher than peer cities (68.1%

    higher than expected)" Diabetes with complications -11% higher than peer cities (26% higher

    than expected)

    jjypertensionij. 40% higher than peer cities., 51% higher than expected

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