Gunnar Nelson is the Health Economist for MN Community Measurement. He has 26 years of experience in health care cost analysis and public reporting of provider evaluations. He created the Definity Health Buyers Guide, the first nationwide hospital quality and commercial cost transparency website. He has developed Total Cost of Care program analyses for local health plans. For MN Community Measurement he has worked on multi-payer Total Cost of Care methodology and risk adjustment processes. Gunnar holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Minnesota.