Displaying 1 - 20 of 61 results
Publication thumbnail
Jo Porter, Denise Love, Amy Costello, Ashley Peters, Barbara Rudolph
February, 2015

With support from the Gary and Mary West Health Policy Center, the APCD Council has developed a manual for states to develop all-payer claims databases. Titled "All-Payer Claims Database Development Manual: Establishing a Foundation for Health Care Transparency and Informed Decision Making," the manual is a first-of its-kind resource that provides states with detailed guidance on common data...

National Association of Health Data Organizations
January, 2019
Jo Porter, Denise Love
November, 2018

All-Payer Claims Databases (APCDs) systemically collect administrative data, including medical, pharmacy, and dental claims, eligibility files, and provider (physician and facility) files. These claims are created when an insured patient recieves care or fills a prescription, and include a record of what was provided, who provided it, how much was charged, and how much was paid. Data are...

APCD Council
March, 2018

A brief highlighting the value of APCDs in informing health system change.

Alyssa Harrington, Freedman HealthCare LLC
March, 2017
John D. Freedman, M.D., M.B.A., Linda Green, M.P.A., and Bruce E. Landon, M.D., M.B.A.
December, 2016
Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement, APCD Council
October, 2016

In the pursuit of advancing payment reform, the Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement (NRHI) is leading a multi-regional innovation initiative focused on the production, sharing and use of information about the total cost of care. With funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, five pioneering regional health improvement collaboratives (RHICs) who participated in the pilot phase of...

APCD Council
April, 2016

This publication details the importance of state APCD data for employers and illustrates the ways state APCD data are used to support the needs of importance to employers.

APCD Council, National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP)
April, 2016
Joan W. Feldman, William J. Roberts
January, 2016
Nicholas Bagley, J.D., and Christopher Koller, M.P.P.M., M.A.R.
December, 2015
Patrick Miller, MPH; Ashley Peters, MPH; Jo Porter, MPH; Emily Sullivan, MS, MPH
September, 2015

This NYSHealth-funded report, prepared by the APCD Council, examines the issues related to the development of regulations and policies for an all-payer database (APD) in New York State. It also offers recommendations for State policymakers on the choices before them and seeks to preserve an expansive vision for the APD and the extent of its powers. 

More than four years ago, New York...

Lucy Hodder, Jo Porter, Denise Love, Ashley Peters
May, 2015

With support from the Gary and Mary West Health Policy Center, the APCD Council has developed model legislation guidance for states to develop all-payer claims database legislation.

Rachel Block
April, 2015

Presents a report on total cost of care measurement activities in four states - Maryland, Massachusetts, Oregon, and Vermont. 

Rebecca Paradis, Erin Bartolini
December, 2014
August, 2014