Sept. 23: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Workshop

Date

September 23, 2019

Time

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Summary

This free in-person AHRQ workshop will facilitate the use of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, Household Component (MEPS-HC) by the health services research community.

Course content will include MEPS-HC topics such as:

  • Overview.
  • Utilization.
  • Estimation.
  • Medical conditions file.
  • Prescription medicines file.
  • Insurance variables.
  • Survey design and statistical issues.

Participants should bring their own laptops with their preferred software (SAS or STATA) installed. Instructors will provide guidance on how to use "R" language to analyze MEPS data and digital versions of the SAS and STATA exercises and slides for downloading.

All participants will benefit from reading the MEPS survey background prior to attending the workshop.

Registration closes Sept. 17. Select to register for the Webinar.

Page last reviewed September 2019
Page originally created August 2019
Internet Citation: Sept. 23: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Workshop. Content last reviewed September 2019. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. https://www.ahrq.gov/news/meps-workshop-household-component.html
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