Massachusetts All Payer Claims Database (MA APCD) Applications Received and Commenting

Applications Open for Comment

Primary InvestigatorOrganizationProject TitleDate Posted Comment 
Tom Holmes, Professor of Economics
University of Minnesota, Department of Economics
Competition and Insurance Benefit Design August 19, 2019 Comment on this application
Cecilia Lee, MD, Assistant Professor
University of Washington, Seattle 

The association between diabetic retinopathy and other ocular or systemic conditions


August 19, 2019 Comment on this application



Recent MA APCD Applications

ApplicantOrganizationProject TitleClose DateStatus
Mark Shepard, PhD,
Assistant Professor of Public Policy
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Comparing Health Insurance Types and Understanding Churn: Evidence from Longitudinal Analysis and Natural Experiments July 30, 2019 Pending
Eva Pasedas,
Director, Grants & Contracts
Institute of Urban Health Research and Practice Northeastern University (Northeastern University)
Exploring Factors Affecting Medication Adherence Trajectories June 17, 2019 Pending
Thomas Buchmueller,
The Regents of the University of Michigan
Can Urgent Care Centers Increase Access to Care, While Decreasing Costs? Evidence from Massachusetts May 31, 2019 Approved
Kay Larholt,
Director of Integrated Knowledge Systems
MIT Center for Biomedical Innovation
MIT LEAPS Rheumatoid Arthritis Regimen Optimization
May 31, 2019 Pending

Jennifer Atlas, Director of Strategy and Special Projects

Franciscan Children's Hospital

Market Demands Study

April 4, 2019 Approved

Dr. JoAnna Leyenaar, Associate Professor of Pediatrics & The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice

Dartmouth College

Urban-rural disparities in healthcare for children with medical complexity

April 4, 2019 Approved

William Soares MD, MS, University of Massachusetts Medical School

The Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science,
University of Massachusetts Medical School

SPOiLER – Towards Safer Prescribing of Legal Opioids in the Emergency Room

January 22, 2019 Approved

Vicki Fung, Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor

The General Hospital Corporation
d/b/a Massachusetts General Hospital

Medicaid Payment Policy and Access to Care for Dual Eligible Beneficiaries

January 22, 2019 Approved

David Cutler,
Otto Eckstein Professor of Applied Economics

National Bureau of Economic Research

Clinical and Economic Performance of Health Systems

January 22, 2019 Approved

Megan Cole, PhD, MPH,
Assistant Professor

Trustees of Boston University

Integrating Behavioral Health Into the Pediatric Medical Home for Low-Income Children

January 22, 2019 Approved

Julia Raifman, ScD,
Assistant Professor

Trustees of Boston University

Pre-exposure prophylaxis implementation in Massachusetts

January 22, 2019 Approved