Basic Stand Alone Carrier Line Items PUF

Metadata Updated: February 26, 2020

This release contains the Basic Stand Alone (BSA) Carrier Line Items Public Use Files (PUF) with information from Medicare Carrier claims. The CMS BSA Carrier Line Items PUF is a line item level file in which each record is a line item of a Carrier claim incurred by a 5 percent sample of Medicare beneficiaries. Some demographic and line item related variables are provided in this PUF as detailed below. However, as beneficiary identities are not provided, it is not possible to link claims that belong to the same beneficiary in the CMS BSA Carrier Line Items PUF. It is also not possible to link line items that belong to the same claim.

Access & Use Information

Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Dates

Metadata Created Date January 23, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 26, 2020

Metadata Source

Harvested from Healthdata.gov

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date January 23, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 26, 2020
Publisher Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Unique Identifier 364
Maintainer
Health Data Initiative
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 009:38
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Metadata Catalog ID https://healthdata.gov/data.json
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Data Quality True
Data Dictionary http://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Downloadable-Public-Use-Files/BSAPUFS/2010_Carrier_Data_Dictionary.pdf
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Harvest Source Id 15c538b5-31a0-474e-8ba5-c85ee421cb4d
Harvest Source Title Healthdata.gov
Data First Published 2017-02-10
Homepage URL http://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Downloadable-Public-Use-Files/BSAPUFS/Carrier_Line_Items.html
Data Last Modified 2017-02-10
Program Code 009:000
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 8df63aa384e01b66c2b011ae13fb5fa82b5ca6f3
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 2008-01-01T05:00:00-05:00/2010-12-31T05:00:00-05:00
Category Medicare

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