Commercial Data in the CO APCD

As of April 2021, the Colorado All Payer Claims Database (CO APCD) contained nearly 920 million claims for approximately 65 percent of insured individuals in Colorado with medical coverage, reflecting over 3.4 million lives.When those with dental and pharmacy coverage are added, the CO APCD spans 4.5 million unique lives Read more…

Limitations of CO APCD Data

With a resource the size of the Colorado All Payer Claims Database (CO APCD), it is easy to presume that the possibilities for exploration are endless. In some senses, it is true, comprehending the potential combinations of data elements from over 800 million claims is nearly impossible. However, the scale Read more…