Workshops will help researchers become aware of the strengths and limitations of CMS/CCW databases, and how claims-based studies can explore important health care issues.
- Training to researchers through the specifically designed training databases and training modules for Medicare and/or Medicaid studies.
- Developing and evaluating enhanced CMS databases including training databases and academic courses on the use of administrative data.
- The courses cover the origin, flow, quality and research applications of CMS/CCW data.
- All workshops are no cost.