Publicly available data from Medicare frequently requires extensive initial effort to extract desired variables and merge them; this package formalizes the techniques I've found work best. More information on the Medicare program, as well as guidance for the publicly available data this package targets, can be found on CMS's website covering publicly available data. See .

Maintainer: Robert Gambrel <robert.gambrel at gmail.com>

Author(s): Robert Gambrel*

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("medicare")

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Package medicare
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URL http://www.github.com/robertgambrel/medicare
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Version 0.2.1
Published 2017-04-02
License MIT + file LICENSE
BugReports http://www.github.com/robertgambrel/medicare/issues
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NeedsCompilation no
Citation
CRAN checks medicare check results
Package source medicare_0.2.1.tar.gz