Slide 23. Example of Findings in Maryland

Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP): Overview of HCUP Databases, Tools, and Resources

Slide Presentation from 2010 webinar describing the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP).

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  • Overall increase in use of primary and repeat cesarean sections in Maryland hospitals.
  • However, HealthChoice limited this increase for Medicaid enrollees relative to privately insured.

Image: Screenshot of sample data.

Contents

Current as of May 2010
Internet Citation: Slide 23. Example of Findings in Maryland: Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP): Overview of HCUP Databases, Tools, and Resources. May 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/centers/ockt/kt/webinars/hcup/hcupsld23.html