Data Files, Analytics and Reports

In addition to numerous public reports, MNCM has data files, reports and analytics available on a fee for service basis. MNCM’s robust infrastructure for collecting and analyzing health care data includes quality, cost and patient experience information. We have significant experience implementing data collection systems, as well as validating, analyzing and reporting the data collected by them. We assist organizations with all or some of these elements, based on where they are in their pursuit to collect and analyze health care data.

Contact MNCM for pricing of various data sets in the sources below at opportunities@mncm.org .

Data Files

MNCM is your source for rich health care data. There are over 130 measures that MNCM publicly reports on its consumer-facing website, MNHealthscores.org at the clinic, medical group, and hospital level. Many of these measures have supporting data files available for purchase. Below is the list of published measures:

Clinic Level Measures

Optimal Asthma Control for adults and children

Depression Symptom Assessment Using PHQ-9, at Index, 6 and 12 Months

Depression Remission at 6 and 12 Months

Depression Response at 6 and 12 Months

Optimal Diabetes Care

Optimal Vascular Care

Colorectal Cancer Screening

Adolescent Mental Health Screening

Pediatric Overweight Counseling

Patient Experience of Care Survey:  Access, Communication, Care Coordination, Office Staff, and Provider Rating

Medical Group Level Measures

Optimal Asthma Control for adults and children

Bronchitis Treatment

Confirmed Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Depression Suite (as listed above)

Optimal Diabetes Care

Optimal Vascular Care

Controlled High Blood Pressure

Maternity C-Section

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Pediatric Cold Treatment

Adolescent Mental Health Screening

Pediatric Overweight Counseling

Pediatric Sore Throat Treatment

Vaccinations for adolescents and children

Breast Cancer Screening

Cervical Cancer Screening

Chlamydia Screening

Colorectal Cancer Screening

Herniated Disc Surgery:  Assessing Symptoms; Pain, Function and Mobility

Lumbar Fusion Surgery:  Assessing Symptoms; Pain Function and Mobility

Total Knee Replacement:  Assessing Symptoms; Pain, Function and Mobility

Hospital Measures

Death Rate for Heart Attack, Heart Failure, and Pneumonia

Readmissions for Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia, COPD, Total Knee/Hip Replacement

Hospital Acquired Conditions Composite

Patient Readmission Composite

Patient Safety Composite

ED Transfer Communication

Hospital Patient Experience of Care Survey – Cleanliness, Provider Communication, Nurse Communication, Medications, Controlled Pain, Hospital Rating, Quiet Room, Received Help, Recovery Information, Recommend Hospital

Cost Measures

Total Cost Overall, adult and pediatrics

Gastrointestinal Procedures (2)

Imaging Procedures (8)

Laboratory Procedures (24)

Medical Services (21)

Mental Health Services (5)

Obstetrical Services (5)

Office Visits (17)

Surgical Procedures (12)

Please submit a Data Request form and/or contact us at opportunities@mncm.org to submit a data request. All requestors will be asked to sign a Data Use Agreement.

Analysis and Customized Reports

MNCM will customize our analysis to meet your needs. What information are you looking for from the data? We can analyze different types of data in a variety of ways. Contact opportunities@mncm.org to inquire about details and pricing.

Our process generally includes:

  • Discussion and needs analysis
  • For sizeable projects, a kick-off meeting to confirm the project plan
  • File preparation and set-up
  • Sorting, calculation and analysis of the data
  • Preparation and execution of deliverables
  • Results meeting and next steps

After the data is analyzed, we provide understandable and compelling reports with our findings for you to share with stakeholders. Some of the deliverable formats we can provide include:

  • Results Format – Excel file with tables of results
  • Presentation Format – PowerPoint slides with graphs, maps and charts (as appropriate)
  • Report and Issue Brief Format
    • Summary Report: Narrative content that highlights the key findings including graphs, maps and charts (as appropriate).
    • Web Publication: Featured content on mncm.org, including a designated section within the website.
  • Academic Format – Submit analysis and report to a peer-reviewed journal for potential publication.

Once created, we can also provide reports to other organizations, such as CMS, on your behalf.

Public Reports

MNCM produces numerous reports that are available to the public, free of charge on our corporate website. Our emphasis is on providing comparative data and analysis, and in sharing recommendations to improve performance and care delivery. Some reports are produced annually, while others are produced as a result of specific partnerships or projects.

Annual public reports from MNCM

  • Health Care Quality Report: Features comparative and historical trend performance data on medical groups and clinics, as well as additional analysis, including highlighting care and performance by region. This report has been produced annually since 2003.
  • Health Equity of Care Report: Features information on health care outcomes in five areas: Optimal Diabetes Care; Optimal Vascular Care, Optimal Asthma Care for Adults; Optimal Asthma Care for Children; and Colorectal Cancer Screening. Results for these measures are stratified by race, Hispanic ethnicity, preferred language and country of origin (REL), and reported at statewide and regional levels.
  • Health Care Disparities Report: Presents statewide, clinic and medical group performance rates for patients in Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP) on 13 quality measures, as well as identifies differences between racial and ethnic groups. This report has been produced annually since 2006 in partnership with the Minnesota Department of Human Services.
  • Total Cost of Care Report: Features information on selected medical group cost ratings, including Total Cost of Care and over 80 medical procedures, tests and office visits.

View all of our available reports>>

MNCM recognizes the need for deeper data analysis to assist provider improvement efforts, with accreditation, consumer educational programs, research and more. Contact MNCM for assistance with your data needs at opportunities@mncm.org.