From employers

Healthcare claims data can be obtained from employers that provide health insurance. MarketScan data is an example of this type of information.

Truven Health Analytics MarketScan® Commercial Claims and Encounters Database

The MarketScan® Databases capture person-spec

The MarketScan® Databases capture person-specific clinical utilization, expenditures, and enrollment across inpatient, outpatient, prescription drug, and carve-out services from a selection of large employers, health plans, and government and public organizations. The MarketScan Databases link paid claims and encounter data to detailed patient information across sites and types of providers, and over time. The annual medical databases include private sector health data from approximately 100 payers. Historically, more than 500 million claim records are available in the MarketScan Databases. These data represent the medical experience of insured employees and their dependents for active employees, early retirees, COBRA continuees and Medicare-eligible retirees with employer-provided Medicare Supplemental plans.

The MarketScan Commercial Claims and Encounters Database includes active employees, early retirees, COBRA continuees, and their dependents insured by employer-sponsored plans (i.e., non-Medicare eligibles).

ific clinical utilization, expenditures, and enrollment across inpatient, outpatient, prescription drug, and carve-out services from a selection of large employers, health plans, and government and public organizations. The MarketScan Databases link paid claims and encounter data to detailed patient information across sites and types of providers, and over time. The annual medical databases include private sector health data from approximately 100 payers. Historically, more than 500 million claim records are available in the MarketScan Databases. These data represent the medical experience of insured employees and their dependents for active employees, early retirees, COBRA continuees and Medicare-eligible retirees with employer-provided Medicare Supplemental plans.

The MarketScan Commercial Claims and Encounters Database includes active employees, early retirees, COBRA continuees, and their dependents insured by employer-sponsored plans (i.e., non-Medicare eligibles).

 

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