Title or Name of APCD System:
Maine Health Care Claims Database
Who Maintains the System:
Maine Health Data Organization
First Year APCD Collected Data:
Maine Health Data Organization, Maine Health Management Coalition and the Maine Health Info Center leveraged a voluntary aggregation pilot into a statewide initiative. Large employers needed cost data as well. Carriers were interested in a broader view of utilization across the system. Hospitals wanted a payment website.
Number of Commercial Sources of Claims Data:
Sources and Status of APCD Data Collection
|Payers||Currently Collected||Planned Collection|
|Third Party Administrators/Self-Funded||Yes||--|
|Other||Psuedo-claims for some uninsured|
|Types of Data Collected||Currently Collected||Planned Collection|
|Other||Tables of payer homegrown diagnosis/procedure codes; taxonomy code/physicians|
Analyses of cost, quality, system utilization, episodes, and geograhpical differences.
State Specific Resources:
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