The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is opening up its claims data for private entrepreneurs and researchers to use more frequently, the agency announced this week at Health Datapalooza.

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is opening up its claims data for private entrepreneurs and researchers to use more frequently, the agency announced this week at Health Datapalooza.
The new policy will allow entities to submit research requests to use the data to improve the healthcare system. The researchers will be allowed to make the requests on a quarterly basis.

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