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This variable is contained in the following files: Medicaid Enrollee Supplemental File (MESF): National Death Index (NDI) Segment
Short SAS Name
NDI_MATCH
SAS Name
NDI_MATCH

This field is the indicator for whether the Medicaid or Medicare reported death was matched to the NDI record

CodeCode value
1
Matched to NDI file
2
Did not match and all matching indicators included (DOB, gender, SSN, age, state)
3
Did not match since indicators were missing