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Resource Materials

Overview of APCDs: Porter, J, et al, "The Basics of APCDs: A Primer for States" (PDF), Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, January 2014

Information on several APCD's Data Uses: Green, L., Lischko, A., Bernstein, T., "Realizing the Potential of All-Payer Claims Databases: Creating the Reporting Plan" (PDF), Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, January 2014

Transparency: Tu, Ha, Gourevitch, Rebecca, "Moving Markets: Lessons from New Hampshire's Health Care Price Transparency Experiment" (PDF), California Health Foundation, April 2014

Patient engagement: Hibbard, Judith H., Greene, Jessica, "What the Evidence Shows About Patient Activation: Better Health Outcomes and Care Experiences; Fewer Data on Costs" (PDF), Health Affairs, February 2013

Geographic data analysis: Finison, Karl, "Tri-State Variation in Health Services Utilization & Expenditures in Northern New England" (link to page with download), Onpoint Health Data, June 2010

Report to the Legislature:  Center for Improving Value In Health Care, “Report to the Governor and the General Assembly,” Annually beginning March 1, 2011 - Examples: 
2011 (PDF)
2012 (PDF)
2014 (PDF)

Example of publicly accessible aggregate data
Colorado APCD Website
New Hampshire Health Cost tool

Population Health Reports: 
Antidepressent Use in Utah
A Snapshot of Clinical Performance by Utah Small Area (PDF)


Updated Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 10:28AM