Hospice Cost Reports -- HCRIS Hospice
These SAS files, etc., were created by firstname.lastname@example.org at the NBER to make access to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' CMS' Healthcare Cost Report Information System (HCRIS) Hospice cost reports data files a bit easier. Some
CMS provides HCRIS source data files and documentation for the 1984-99 and 1984-14 versions of the files. The Provider Reimbursement Manual versions 1984-99 files have an instruction manual and worksheets.
This 1984-99 worksheet materials are helpful for identifying the worksheet, line, and columns of the variables.
Select variables from the cost reports is avaialble in the files below. One of the variables included is ZIP Code. A ZIP Code distance database is available.
Complete Data Files in a Long Shape
CMS delivers all the 1984-99 and 1984-14 main data files in one zip file per form type.
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