Administrative Healthcare Data and SAS(R): Hands-On Programming Workshop

  • Tuition USD $825 GSA  $748.11
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 1172 Ratings
  • Course Code BHCD94W
  • Duration 1 day
  • Available Formats Classroom

This hands-on workshop is open to SAS programmers who attended the Administrative Healthcare Data and SAS® course. This workshop explores programming methods and techniques that are useful in the management of administrative healthcare data.

Skills Gained

  • take advantage of the medical claims code architecture
  • visualize data anomalies
  • construct data-driven programs
  • build and use utility macros
  • transform data structures for ease of access.

Who Can Benefit

  • SAS programmers who have taken the course Administrative Healthcare Data and SAS®

Prerequisites

  • Before attending this course, you should
  • attend the Administrative Healthcare Data and SAS® course
  • be comfortable with coding and executing Base SAS programs, specifically data management and simple descriptive statistics.

Course Details

Importing External Tables

Creating SAS Look-up Tables

Transforming Data Structures

Useful SAS Functions

Addressing Sparse Data

Hospital Readmission

Provider-Member Attribution

Miscellany and Wrap-up

When does class start/end?

Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.

Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?

Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.

How can someone reach me during class?

If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.

What languages are used to deliver training?

Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.

What does GTR stand for?

GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals, and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

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