State Data
Resource Center

Resources for States Integrating Medicare and Medicaid Data

The State Data Resource Center (SDRC) offers a range of data support services to state Medicaid agencies — from understanding the Medicare data request process to handling and using received data. As a part of these services, SDRC leads a series of project-related training webinars over the course of the year. For information about future webinars, please see Announcements and Webinars.

Recent Presentations

Resources and Data Analysis on Opioid Utilization and MMDI Technical Assistance Tools – February 26, 2019
This SDRC webinar consisted of two parts. For part 1, the SDRC team reviewed recently enacted legislation to address opioid utilization, and provided definitions and information on the prevalence of opioid utilization in dual eligible beneficiaries. The presentation included strategies and resources for addressing opioid use disorder. For part 2, the Medicare-Medicaid Data Integration (MMDI) team highlighted the suite of tools SDRC provides to help state Medicaid agencies address the challenge of successfully integrating Medicare and Medicaid data from a variety of sources.

Older Presentations

Webinar Titles Presentation Dates Non-SDRC Co-Hosts
Public Data Visualization Tools October 30, 2018 Center for Program Integrity (CPI)
Overview of New RIF files and Using Medicare Data in Wisconsin's Long-Term Care (LTC) Scorecard August 21, 2018 Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS)
Medicare-Medicaid Data Integration (MMDI) What can the Master Beneficiary Summary File (MBSF) do for you? June 5, 2018 Medicare-Medicaid Data Integration (MMDI)
Public Data Files and the Dual-Eligible Population May 1, 2018 CPI
Using Monthly Historic Parts A/B Data Webinar March 20, 2018
MMDI Medicare Database Staging Model (DSM) Overview January 23, 2018 MMDI
Transition to the Data Request and Attestation (DRA) Process November 20, 2017 Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office (MMCO)
Part D PDE Data and the Opioid Epidemic August 30, 2017

September 21, 2017

Program Integrity: How States Can Utilize Medicare Data for Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Prevention Programs May 25, 2017 CPI

California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS)

Available Medicare Data Through SDRC March 28, 2017
Washington State: Different Ways to Obtain Medicare Data and Achievements to Date February 1, 2017 Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS)
Putting Data to Work: Effective Utilization of Utilizing Historical Medicare Data November 30, 2016 South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Wisconsin Medicare Data August 16, 2016 Wisconsin DHS
Arizona's Use of Medicare Data April 5, 2016 Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
Accountable Care Collaborative: Medicare-Medicaid Program: Using Medicare-Medicaid Data to Improve Care Coordination, Outcomes, & Cost of Care December 2, 2015 Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF)
Maintaining State Medicaid Agencies' Data Use Agreements (DUAs) — Most Frequently Asked Questions October 21, 2015
Minnesota's Administrative Alignment Demonstration: Using An Integrated Medicare/Medicaid Data for Care Coordination August 24, 2015 Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS)
CPI Approval of State Medicaid Agency Requests to Use Medicare Data for Program Integrity August 6, 2015 CPI
Provider Use Files — Public Use April 8, 2015
Medicare-Medicaid Linked Enrollee Analytic Data Source (MMLEADS) Public Use File (PUF) March 11, 2015
Using Chiapas Software with COBA Data February 11, 2015
Using Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Event (PDE) Data November 20, 2014
Using Medicare Data for Program Integrity and Care Coordination Activities September 25, 2014
Using Medicare & Medicare Data in the Connecticut Duals Demonstration Program August 27, 2014 Connecticut Department of Social Services (DSS)
Delivering Medicare Claims for Care Coordination July 24, 2014 Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS)
Using Medicare Parts A & B Historic Data July 9, 2014
Maintaining Your Data Use Agreement (DUA) May 15, 2014
Requesting and Using Assessments Data for Care Coordination February 20, 2014
California's Use of Medicare Data to Enhance Care Coordination September 26, 2013 California DHCS
Using Medicare Data for Care Coordination Activities July 22, 2013

For more information on attending webinars and other support services available to state Medicaid agencies, please contact the SDRC Team by phone at (877) 657-9889 or by email at