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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), previously known as the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), is a federal agency within the United States Department of Health and...

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Basic Stand Alone Medicare Home Health Beneficiary PUF

This release contains the Basic Stand Alone (BSA) Home Health Agency (HHA) Beneficiary Public Use Files (PUF) with information from Medicare HHA claims. The CMS BSA HHA Beneficiary PUF is a beneficiary-level file in which each record is a beneficiary who had at least one HHA claim from a random 5 percent sample of Medicare beneficiaries. There are some demographic and claim-related variables provided in this PUF.

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Dataset Info

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FieldValue
Publisher
Modified Date
2017-05-25
Bureau Code
009:38 - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Release Date
2017-05-18
Program Code
009:000 - Department of Health and Human Services - (Primary Program Not Available)
Identifier
365
Temporal Coverage
Thursday, May 18, 2017 -
20:08 to 20:10
License
Contact Name
Health Data Initiative
Contact Email
Public Access Level
Public

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Data Quality
TRUE