Review of Existing Data Sources to Assess the Impacts of the Affordable Care Act Medicaid Expansions: Working Paper. REVIEW OF EXISTING DATA SOURCES


As a first step in conducting the data scan, we identified key outcomes of interest for evaluating the impacts of the Affordable Care Act on individuals and health care providers. Having this list of key outcome indicators allowed us to refine the scope of the data scan and ensure that the data scan is targeted appropriately to the anticipated goals of the evaluation. The list of outcome indicators for impacts on individuals is presented in Table 2, and the provider-related outcomes of interest are shown in Table 3.

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