Optum Data Training
Optum Clinformatics Data Mart (CDM) version 8
In response to increasing concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 virus in the US, the Optum Data Training on March 17th will be remote only. Here is the Zoom video conferencing link
The Stanford Center for Population Health Sciences will receive a new version of Optum Clinformatics® Data Mart (CDM) version 8 (v8) and *two* additional years (2018 and 2019). Optum will offer a video conferencing training on March 17, 2020. The training will be recorded.
There are significant changes to the table structure and data logic. The next delivery will include a full data redelivery back to our data start date. You will learn more about the changes to the new dataset at this training.
You are encouraged to take advantage of this session to ask questions and clarify any concerns.
11:30am-12:00pm: Orientation to Claims. This is a good primer for those who are new to research using claims generally or Optum in particular
12:00pm-1:30pm: Orientation to the Optum Clinformatics Version 8.
Optum will also be holding a special session.
2:00pm-4:00pm: Optum Expert Office Hours for difficult and complex questions*. Register here for a 20 minute session.
*These office hours are only available to advanced users who already have a project underway. For general questions, the team will be providing an overview of the data during the Orientation to Claims and Orientation to Optum Version 8 sessions.