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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 Human Services (DHHS) that administers the Medicare program and works in partnership with state governments to administer Medicaid, the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP), and health insurance portability standards.

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MAX Provider Characteristics

The MAX Provider Characteristics (PC) File Implementation Report describes the design, implementation, and results of the MAXPC prototype, which was based on three states using provider data from 2006 and 2009.
Based on the findings of this report, CMS decided to begin producing MAXPC for MAX 2009 data. For more information about the 2009 MAXPC files, consult the production specifications and validation tables in the downloads below.

Source: dnav.cms.gov

Data and Resources

FieldValue
Publisher
Bureau Code
009:38 - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Modified
2016-04-07
Release Date
2016-04-07
Homepage URL
Frequency
Annually
Identifier
347
Temporal Coverage
Thursday, January 1, 2009 - 05:00 to Saturday, December 31, 2011 - 05:00
License
Contact Name
Health Data Initiative
Contact Email
Public Access Level
Public
POD Theme
Medicare
Program Code
009:000 - Department of Health and Human Services - (Primary Program Not Available)
Data Quality
True
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