How SEER-CAHPS differs from SEER-Medicare & SEER-MHOS

The Healthcare Delivery Research Program has several unique data resources linking SEER data to Medicare data (SEER-Medicare, SEER-MHOS, and SEER-CAHPS). SEER-CAHPS differs from the other SEER linked data resources in several ways. Please see the video and table below for more details.

Comparing SEER-CAHPS, SEER-MHOS, and SEER-Medicare

  SEER-CAHPS SEER-Medicare SEER-MHOS
SEER Cancer Registry Data Yes Yes Yes
Medicare Enrollment Yes Yes Yes
Medicare Advantage Enrollees Yes Yes Yes
Fee-for-Service Enrollees Yes No Yes
Claims Data Yes No Yes
Part D Claims Data Yes Yes Yes
Physician & Hospital Characteristics Yes No Yes
CAHPS Experience of Care Survey Data Yes No No
MHOS Quality of Life Survey Data No Yes No
Last Updated: 16 Oct, 2020