Medicare top 100 DRG Payment Data for 2012

This dataset contains: Provider Id- The Medicare Number DRG Definition Description- Diagnosis Related Group Provider Name -Name of Hospital Provider Street Address-Hospital Address Provider City Provider State Provider Zip Code Hospital Referral Region (HRR) Total Discharges- number of discharges for…

Getting Hospital Compare Data for Analysis

Intro Hospital Compare data is not only a great resource for many types of analysis, it is also a good place to start learning about health data and/or data analysis tools. The data powers the CMS Hospital Compare website and…

The Case for the Chief Data Officer

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What do you get when you have someone: Dedicated solely to data asset leveraging, Unconstrained by an IT project mindset, Reporting directly to the business? According to the new book “The Case for the Chief Data Officer”, you get just…