CMS Data ResourcesNiall Brennan, DirectorOffice of Information Products and Data AnalyticsOffice of Enterprise Management
● New data and information products released in the past year Data on hospital’s average charges Monthly “real-time” ACO claims data feeds Public use file with 3 years of linked “synthetic” Medicare data Chronic condition dashboard Data Navigator, allowing users to find publicly available CMS data (atdnav.cms.gov) More timely tracking of readmission rates● New information products announced today Geographic variation data at the county level (2007-2011) Chronic condition data at the county level (2007-2011) Geographic Variation Dashboard (state level)New Resources2
Average Hospital Charges (FY 2011)4DRG 470 – Major Joint Replacement of Lower Extremity w/o MCCNational average = $50,116
Average Covered Charges and AveragePayments5DRG 470 – Major Joint Replacement of Lower Extremity w/o MCCNew Jersey hospitals with 100 or more dischargesEach pair of bars represents an individual hospital.
● Datasets with aggregated indicators at the state, HRR andcounty level Geographic Variation Public Use Files: aggregated demographic,spending, utilization and quality indicators(http://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/Medicare-Geographic-Variation/index.html) Chronic Condition Public Use Files: aggregated data on the prevalenceof chronic conditions and spending for beneficiaries with multiplechronic conditions (http://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/Chronic-Conditions/Geographic-Data.html)● Based on 100% Medicare claims data for beneficiaries enrolled inFFS for 2007-2011County Level Data6