Truven Health Analytics MarketScan claims

MarketScan is a family of health research databases primarily including commercial private medical insurance paid claims data, including approximately 55 million claims per year. MarketScan may also include Medicare supplemental and Medicaid claims. MarketScan include diagnoses and procedures, insurer, and patient paid amounts. There are limited demographic variables, and race is only available in MarketScan Medicaid data. Several databases can be linked by using a unique enrollee ID, including enrollment files, medical records (outpatient, inpatient, and prescription data), productivity management, health risk assessment, dental, and laboratory data. MarketScan does not include vision insurance claims.

VEHSS plans to include MarketScan data starting in 2019.