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Michigan, the Great Lakes State, ranks 35th in the most recent America’s Health Rankings. The state fares poorly in several categories: cancer deaths (35th); cardiovascular deaths (42nd); children in poverty (30th); diabetes (31st); immunization among children (47th); infant mortality (36th); obesity (33rd); premature deaths (43th); preventable hospitalizations (39th); smoking (42nd); heart attack (39th); heart disease (41st); high blood pressure (37th); high cholesterol (39th); preterm birth (31st); and, stroke (35th).
Michigan has over 9.9 million residents, with 7% of the population uninsured. The average cost of an inpatient hospital stay before insurance is $2,135 per day based on 2014 data, according to The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Massachusetts had healthcare expenditures totaling more than $65.8 billion in 2009. The state has 148 hospitals and 62 HMO groups with membership exceeding 3.4 million individuals.