Maryland's All-Payer Hospital System Modernization
Call for White PapersThe HSCRC is requesting assistance from interested parties in the form of technical papers on several different topics. The purpose of the papers is to provide data analyses, policy analyses and background information to inform implementation decisions. The call for papers is for interested stakeholders, members of the research community and the general public who want to voluntarily contribute to the implementation planning. Parties may respond to one or more of the topics described in the linked document below.
Call for Papers: HSCRC Implementation of Population-Based and Patient-Centered Payment Systems - Revised 11-08-13
Papers Received To Date
The HSCRC identified eleven topics for technical papers and set an initial deadline for four paper topics of January 10, 2014. The HSCRC has begun receiving papers on these and other topics. Links to the papers received are provided in the table below.
Market Share Data Sets
The HSCRC is providing access of special Statewide Research-level Inpatient and Outpatient data files to interested parties seeking to perform market share analyses to contribute to the policy determinations of the payment work group. In particular, FY2013 and FY2014 inpatient and outpatient data files are provided and contain the following enhancements:
Connect to the links below for more information regarding the specific variables included in the data files:
To gain access to the data files, please complete the following two documents using the links:
Please submit both completed forms, and a copy of the white paper letter of intent to email@example.com
All requests are reviewed by the HSCRC Review Board, which makes the final decisions on the release of the Market Share datasets. The review process may take up to 1 week from submission of the complete letter of request and supporting materials to the Commission for consideration.
Prior Target Dates and Submission Information for Papers
The HSCRC has established target dates for submission of papers to correspond to the tentative schedule of the workgroups. The dates are presented below. The HSCRC will continue to receive papers on all the topics. Interested parties may share papers at any time.