Title or Name of APCD System:
Utah All-Payer Claims Database
Who Maintains the System:
Utah Department of Health, Office of Health Care Statistics
First Year APCD Collected Data:
The Utah All Payer Claims Database became the fifth operating APCD in the nation in September 2009. Participating plans submit enrollment, medical, and pharmacy files starting from 1/1/2007 until they are current. As of November 2011, Utah’s APCD includes data from several health plans which cover approximately 2.1 million lives representing 93% of the state’s commercially-insured market.
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||--|
|Types of Data Collected||Currently Collected||Planned Collection|
|Other||Dental in 2012|
Planning capability to provide analyses of cost, efficiency, quality of care, system utilization, patterns of care, geographic differences, and physician based reporting.
Analyses of cost and efficiency, quality of care, system utilization, patterns of care/episodes of care, geographic differences, physician-based reporting.
State Specific Resources:
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