Registries and administrative data: organization and accuracy.

  title={Registries and administrative data: organization and accuracy.},
  author={Leslie L. Roos and Cameron A. Mustard and John Nicol and Dale McLerran and David J. Malenka and Terence K. Young and Marsha M Cohen},
  journal={Medical care},
  volume={31 3},
In this article the organization and accuracy of the population registry and administrative data base in Manitoba, Canada are discussed. The overall data management strategy and a framework for analyzing the accuracy of such data are presented. The generally high quality of the Manitoba registry file (necessary to track individuals over time) and the hospital claims is supported by comparisons with other data sources. Hospital claims' main quality problems concern the reliability of certain… CONTINUE READING

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