RWJF Hospital Price Transparency Challenge Data Webinar Slides
RWJF: Hospital PriceTransparency ChallengeWebinar PresentationDate: June 18th, 2013
On today’s call:KathyHempsteadSenior ProgramOfficerRWJFJean-LucNeptuneSenior VicePresidentHealth 2.0HemaliThakkarChallengeManagerHealth 2.0Chris PowersDirector,InformationProducts GroupCMS
Agenda for Today’s Webinar RWJF Challenge Background & Goals Challenge Categories & Phases Timeline Resources CMS Data Overview Q & A
Robert Wood JohnsonFoundationMission: To improve the health and health careof all Americans
Background Robert Wood Johnson Foundation previouschallenges: #1: RWJF Aligning Forces Challenge #2: RWJF Games to Generate Data Challenge Now #3: Hospital Price Transparency Challenge
Challenge Goals The RWJF Hospital Price Data Challenge isdesigned to increase understanding and useof recently released CMS hospital price data. Category A: Visualizations Category B: Apps & ToolsUse of outside data is encouraged.
Challenge Categories Category A: Visualizations Static or Interactive Provide effective data visualizations that help thepublic understand, explore and interpret the pricedata Category B: Apps & Tools Provide an analytical capacity Improve health care decision-making
Category A: Visualization Only 1 Phase Submission requirements (submit viavisualizing.org): visualization, video pitch (3 minutes),250 word text description Deadline: August 25 Prizes: Interactive 1st Place - $9K | 2nd Place - $7K | 3rd Place - $3K Static 1st Place - $6K | 2nd Place - $3.5K | 3rd Place - 1.5K
Category B: Apps & Tools Phase I – Concept Submission requirements: text description of concept (250words), wireframes, 10 slides Awards: 5 Finalists awarded $5,000 each and eligibility forPhase II Deadline: August 4 Phase II – Development Eligibility: Phase I Finalist Submission requirements: working application, slide deck (10slides), and demo video (5 min), description Awards: First Place $50,000 and demo opportunity, SecondPlace $10,000, Third Place $5,000
Category A: Timeline Launch: June 3, 2013 Deadline: August 25, 2013 Winners notified: September 15, 2013 Winners announced: October 1, 2013 atHealth 2.0 Fall Conference
Category B: Timeline Phase I launch: June 3, 2013 Phase I end: August 4, 2013 Finalists announced: September 16, 2013 Phase II end: November 3, 2013 Winners announced: December 9, 2013
Resources -- Data Sets CMS Pricing Data (Inpatient) CMS Pricing Data (Outpatient) Health Indicators Warehouse Healthdata.gov Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us
Hospital Charge Analysis usingMedicare Claims DataRWJF Hospital Price Transparency Challenge Data WebinarOffice of Information Products and DataAnalyticsCenters for Medicare and Medicaid ServicesJune 18, 2013
Excel Filtering2,750 hospitals that performed major jointreplacement without complications orcomorbidities are included in the file.Of these 2,750 hospitals, 60 were in thestate of New Jersey.Of the 60 hospitals in New Jersey, 30 had atleast 100 discharges in fiscal year 2011.
Average Covered Charges and Average PaymentsDRG 470 in NJ: Hospitals with 100 or more dischargesEach pair of bars represents an individual hospital.
Data Usage Statistics: Downloads by Stateas of 5/13/2013, 4 PMBubble Size represents the number of downloads. In the US, this figureranged from 221 in Wyoming to 11,972 in California.
Data Usage Statistics: Sample ofcountries that have downloaded dataas of 5/13/2013, 4 PMThe charge data has been downloaded by individuals in over 50 countries.