Our Core Services
Actionable Data for States and Communities
Freedman HealthCare brings thought leadership, technical expertise, and project management to All Payer Claims Databases and Regional Health Improvement Collaboratives from Massachusetts to Hawaii.
Analytics to Transform Care and Payments
Freedman HealthCare helps clients integrate new data sources, develop measures and use data for performance improvement, public reporting and payment reform.
Engaging Diverse Partners to Generate Impact
Freedman HealthCare supports clients in forming strong partnerships with those who provide, pay for and use health care. FHC develops the processes and communications necessary for meaningful engagement and rapid progress.
From our APCD Journal
Can prescription claims foretell the impact of COVID-19 on depression and anxiety?
As our nation prepares for weeks of continued increases in confirmed COVID-19 cases and deaths, many are thinking about the implications on psychological and emotional health. Beyond the uncertainty and worry of the virus itself, social distancing measures bring separation from family and friends, disruption in daily routine and concerns about financial well being.
Access to telehealth services is expanding; APCDs can tell us whether it worked
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, CMS has expanded payment for telehealth visits so that all beneficiaries, regardless of diagnosis, can receive a wider range of services from their doctors without having to travel to a healthcare facility. Around the nation, some state Medicaid agencies and commercial payers are following suit. This blog post will discuss how to find these claims in your APCD.
How to Track Coronavirus in Your APCD
States will be looking to their all-payer claims databases (APCDs) to gain a better understanding of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. This blog post will offer suggestions on how to tap into APCDs to see trends in related healthcare utilization and cost.