Healthcare Data and the SAS System
Business Knowledge Series course
Presented by Mark Dalesandro, independent consultant, based on materials developed by Craig Dickstein, co-author of Administrative Healthcare Data: A Guide to Its Origin, Content, and Application Using SAS
There is a newer version of this course.Please see the schedule for the new Administrative Healthcare Data and SAS course.
This industry-specific course focuses on the origin, management, and use of administrative healthcare data. Students will become acquainted with the providers, payers, and users of the U.S. healthcare system. This course is not a hands-on programming course, but rather, it explores the business of medical claims data. As a supplement to this course, programmers should consider also registering for Administrative Healthcare Data and SAS: Hands-On Programming Workshop, a one-day course that focuses on programming methods and techniques that are useful in the healthcare industry. The two courses are offered on contiguous days.
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Who should attend
Experience with SAS software, programming, or the healthcare industry is not required.
This course addresses Base SAS software.Some demos utilize SAS/GRAPH and the Output Delivery System.
U.S. Healthcare System