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James M. Branscome, M.S.

Survey Statistician (Health), 1997

M.S., Statistics, Southern Methodist University
B.S., Mathematics, Southern Methodist University

Survey Skills
Survey management
Questionnaire design
Computer assisted telephone interviewing
Data editing
Table production

Data Products
1996-1999 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) Insurance Component (IC) Tables
1996-1999 MEPS-IC Databases
1996 Health Insurance Plan Abstraction (HIPA) Database
MEPS-IC data on MEPS Web Site

Current Research Projects
Employment-based Health Insurance, 1996 through 1999. Changes in Plan Offerings, Enrollments, and Costs (with Beth Crimmel).

Technical Assistance and Survey Contributions
Coordinates with State and Federal agencies regarding their health insurance data needs.
Responds to outside inquiries about the MEPS-IC survey and data.

AHCPR Administrator's Citation for Outstanding Group Performance, MEPS-IC Design Team, 1998.

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