Payers should brace for an increase in joint pain, cardiomyopathy and diabetes-related claims throughout 2022, according to a report from health insights company Prealize.
The report studied over 2 million claims between September 2017 and August 2021 across all lines of coverage to predict what conditions will spike in 2022, according to a Jan. 5 news release.
Payers can expect more claims for these seven physical conditions in 2022:
- Joint pain (22 percent increase)
- Cardiomyopathy (18 percent increase)
- Diabetes and adjacent conditions (17.6 percent increase)