Registration is open for MEPS-HC Webinar
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) conducts several workshops throughout the year. These workshops provide extended knowledge about MEPS data, practical information about usage of MEPS public use data files and an opportunity to construct analytic files with the assistance of AHRQ staff. The workshops are designed for health services researchers who have a background or interest in using national health surveys. A registration is required to attend MEPS workshops. AHRQ offers these workshops free of charge. For questions regarding MEPS Workshops, please contact Anita Soni at WorkshopInfo@ahrq.hhs
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends (CFACT) conducts several webinars throughout the year. These webinars consist of a variety of MEPS topics designed for individuals interested in doing research using MEPS data. A registration is required to attend MEPS webinars. AHRQ offers these webinars free of charge.
Upcoming Webinar on June 16, 2022: Using MEPS-HC Data for Longitudinal Research and Linking to NHIS Data.
In order to attend the webinar, a registration is required. Click here to Register.
The focus of this webinar is to provide lectures on challenges researchers face while analyzing Medical Expenditure Panel Survey-Household Component (MEPS-HC) data, especially when doing longitudinal research, pooling data, and linking MEPS data with NHIS data. The webinar will also provide a lecture on a general overview of the MEPS. A Q&A session is planned at the end of the session to give participants an opportunity to ask questions pertaining to their specific research.
All are welcome to attend, but please note that this webinar is best suited for those researchers who are somewhat familiar with MEPS data and may already be working on some research using MEPS data.
The webinar is offered free of charge.
For any other questions, please e-mail WorkshopInfo@ahrq.hhs.gov.