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CHIA Releases Massachusetts Employer Survey Results

June 26, 2019     

The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) today announced the release of summary results from a statewide health benefits survey of Massachusetts employers. The Massachusetts Employer Survey (MES) provides...

The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) today announced the release of summary results from a statewide health benefits survey of Massachusetts employers. The Massachusetts Employer Survey (MES) provides... READ MORE

Casemix User Workgroup: Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

June 24, 2019     

Just a reminder that the next Case Mix User Workgroup meeting is tomorrow on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.    The topics we're hoping to cover include: General Announcements; Case Mix FY18...

Just a reminder that the next Case Mix User Workgroup meeting is tomorrow on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.    The topics we're hoping to cover include: General Announcements; Case Mix FY18... READ MORE

Nursing Facility Cost Report Update: June 14, 2019

June 14, 2019     

The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) would like to update you regarding the 2018 Nursing Facility Cost Reports. We are pleased to announce the availability of the new...

The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) would like to update you regarding the 2018 Nursing Facility Cost Reports. We are pleased to announce the availability of the new... READ MORE

CHIA Publishes Report on ED Visits after Inpatient Discharge

June 06, 2019     

CHIA has released a comprehensive examination of emergency department (ED) visits after inpatient discharge in Massachusetts acute care hospitals. This report expands upon CHIA's readmissions analysis, capturing inpatient discharges that...

CHIA has released a comprehensive examination of emergency department (ED) visits after inpatient discharge in Massachusetts acute care hospitals. This report expands upon CHIA's readmissions analysis, capturing inpatient discharges that... READ MORE

CHIA Reports on Provider Price Variation in Massachusetts

May 31, 2019     

  CHIA today released its annual update of provider price variation in the commercial health insurance market, facilitating comparison of average provider prices. For the first time, CHIA is presenting relative...

  CHIA today released its annual update of provider price variation in the commercial health insurance market, facilitating comparison of average provider prices. For the first time, CHIA is presenting relative... READ MORE

APCD User Workgroup - May 28, 2019

May 28, 2019     

The APCD User Workgroup meeting is TODAY at 3:00 p.m.   This afternoon's agenda includes:   Announcements; APCD Release 7.0; Timeline for the FY18 Case Mix Release; Data Use Agreements, Compliance, and Audit Overview; APCD Questions & Answers. You...

The APCD User Workgroup meeting is TODAY at 3:00 p.m.   This afternoon's agenda includes:   Announcements; APCD Release 7.0; Timeline for the FY18 Case Mix Release; Data Use Agreements, Compliance, and Audit Overview; APCD Questions & Answers. You... READ MORE

CHIA Publishes Research Brief on Health Care Affordability Issues

April 18, 2019     

The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) today published Affordability Issues Persist Despite Near Universal Health Insurance Coverage: Findings from the Massachusetts Health Insurance Survey, 2017.  This brief examines health...

The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) today published Affordability Issues Persist Despite Near Universal Health Insurance Coverage: Findings from the Massachusetts Health Insurance Survey, 2017.  This brief examines health... READ MORE

Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Public Hearing

April 09, 2019     

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING   The Health Information and Analysis Oversight Council (Oversight Council) of the Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) will hold a public hearing on CHIA's upcoming fiscal...

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING   The Health Information and Analysis Oversight Council (Oversight Council) of the Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) will hold a public hearing on CHIA's upcoming fiscal... READ MORE

New Hospital Readmissions Profiles Available from CHIA

March 19, 2019     

The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) today announced the release of hospital-specific readmissions profiles, offering key insights into the performance of each of the 58 acute care hospitals...

The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) today announced the release of hospital-specific readmissions profiles, offering key insights into the performance of each of the 58 acute care hospitals... READ MORE

Nursing Facilities Cost Report Submission Update

March 06, 2019     

  The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) would like to update you regarding the 2018 Nursing Facility Cost Reports.   The HCF-1 Cost Report can be completed from CHIA's INET website...

  The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA) would like to update you regarding the 2018 Nursing Facility Cost Reports.   The HCF-1 Cost Report can be completed from CHIA's INET website... READ MORE