medicare: Tools for Obtaining and Cleaning Medicare Public Use Files

Publicly available data from Medicare frequently requires extensive initial effort to extract desired variables and merge them; this package formalizes the techniques I've found work best. More information on the Medicare program, as well as guidance for the publicly available data this package targets, can be found on CMS's website covering publicly available data. See <>.

Package details

AuthorRobert Gambrel [aut, cre]
MaintainerRobert Gambrel <[email protected]>
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
Package repositoryView on CRAN
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medicare documentation built on May 29, 2017, 1:39 p.m.