Medicare COVID-19 Hospitalization Trends

Medicare COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trend Report

What is the Medicare COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trend Report?

Our Medicare COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trend Report supplements data found in the Preliminary Medicare COVID-19 Data Snapshot by providing monthly figures on COVID-19 hospitalizations.

This report gives you aggregate data and visuals from Medicare Fee-for-Service claims data, Medicare Advantage encounter data, and Medicare enrollment information.  Additionally, a data file provides deeper levels of insight around the groups of beneficiaries that were hospitalized at different points during the pandemic.

All data in this report and accompanying data file are preliminary.

Where can I learn more about the data?

Methodology (PDF)

This methodology document (PDF) gives more details about the metrics included in the Medicare COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trend Report and data file.

Data (ZIP - XLSX)

The information contained in this zip file (ZIP) includes the data used to produce the Medicare COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trend Report. The data file also includes more detailed information than what is presented in the report, allowing users to perform their own analyses with the data.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs) (PDF)

Here are FAQs (PDF) about the Medicare COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trend Report and data file.

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