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Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data: Physician and Other Supplier

Categories: Headlines,Health/Medical,Medicare/Medicaid,Statistics

http://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/Medicare-Provider-Charge-Data/Physician-and-Other-Supplier.html

Data set with information on services and procedures provided to Medicare beneficiaries by physicians and other healthcare professionals.  Also has information on payment (allowed amount and Medicare payment) and submitted charges organized by provider ID number and place of service.  From the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

 

Historic Release of Data Gives Consumers Unprecedented Transparency on the Medical Services Physicians Provide and How Much They are Paid

Categories: Headlines,Health/Medical,Medicare/Medicaid,Statistics

http://www.cms.gov/Newsroom/MediaReleaseDatabase/Press-releases/2014-Press-releases-items/2014-04-09.html

Press release announcing availability of information on services and procedures provided by physicians under the Medicare program and Medicare payment compared to submitted charges by provider.  Includes links to physician dataset.  From the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

 

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey: National Youth Fitness Survey Plan, Operations, and Analysis, 2012: Data Evaluation and Methods Research

Categories: Athletics/Exercise,Health/Medical,Youth

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/series/sr_02/sr02_163.pdf

Describes current efforts  to measure physical fitness of American youth.  From the National Center for Health Statistics