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Benchmarking using Tidyverse Data Management & Medicare Public Use Files
By Rachel Hayes We will: * Download Medicare public use files for part B providers, 2016. * Do some tidyverse data management. * Make some scores for the providers – probably using regression. Benchmarking. * How to stratify easily using group_by, nest, and mutate. More than one way to do it. * How to reshape data using gather and spread. * How we calculate marginal effect scores to communicate results to end users with no research or statistical background. It’s not ideal, but without it, they lack confidence in the results.

VUMC Biostatistics Conference Room

2525 West End Avenue, Suite 1100 · Nashville, TN

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