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1102, 2016

Chemotherapy codes

By | February 11th, 2016|Categories: Jigsaw, Tools|0 Comments

This is a short blog post to highlight some work that Ryan did about 2 years ago. It is a list of all of the HCPCS codes (mostly J-codes) and NDC codes that we know [...]

1111, 2015

Life Years Saved

By | November 11th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

We just recently published what we call a "population effectiveness model" in Value in Health, entitled "Estimated Life Years Saved in Women with HER2 Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer Receiving First-Line Trastuzumab and Pertuzumab In the [...]

810, 2015

Part D Drug Costs

By | October 8th, 2015|Categories: R, Reimbursement|0 Comments

We didn’t realize it, but back in April, CMS made Medicare Part D prescription drug data available. The raw data is viewable on the CMS website here. This might be useful for estimating costs for [...]

1208, 2015

nhanes.tools R package

By | August 12th, 2015|Categories: R|Tags: , |0 Comments

This is a short blog post to mention that we turned our NHANES code into a package to make it easier for people to download the entire database and to pull in files for analyses. [...]