A Comparison of Approaches to Identify Live Births Using the Medicaid Analytic eXtract

Published in: Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology (2021). doi: 10.1007/s10742-021-00252-w

Posted on RAND.org on November 03, 2021

by Sara E. Heins, Laura J. Faherty, Ashley M. Kranz

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This study described and validated five approaches to identifying births using an underutilized data source: Medicaid Analytic eXtract from 45 states.

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