SEER-MHOS: A Data Resource to Examine Cancer Health Outcomes

August 5, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

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Purpose:

The SEER-MHOS data resource is a linkage between the National Cancer Institute’s Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) cancer registry data and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Medicare Health Outcomes Survey (MHOS). This webinar provides an overview of the resource, identifies recent updates, such as the newly available Medicare prescription drug benefit (Part D) data, and highlights research examples that cover a variety of project approaches and designs. After this webinar, participants will have an improved understanding of the SEER-MHOS data resource, be familiar with the data request process, and understand how to navigate the current data resource website.

Presenters

Roxanne E. Jensen, PhD
Program Director, Outcomes Research Branch
Healthcare Delivery Research Program
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute

Beth Gualtieri, RN, BS
Medicare HOS Project Manager
Associate Director SR&A
Health Services Advisory Group

Tanjina Shabu, MPH
Senior Healthcare Analyst
Health Services Advisory Group

Intended Audience:

This webinar is intended for all researchers interested in using the SEER-MHOS data resource. No experience with SEER-MHOS is necessary.

Last Updated: 11 Sep, 2019