West Addison, Chief, Statistical Programming

Expertise

  • Statistical programming
  • Statistics
  • Administrative data systems
  • Record linkage
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Welfare programs
  • Child welfare
  • Education

Experience

Senior Research Analyst, Mission Analytics Group (2010-present)

Senior Research Analyst, The SPHERE Institute and Acumen, LLC (1999–2010)

Various positions, Mathematica Policy Research (1988–1999)

Education

Independent Concentration in Statistics with Linguistics (1984), Princeton University

Selected Publications

“Final Report on the Sixth Update of the Geographic Practice Cost Index for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule,” (with Margaret O’Brien-Strain and Nick Theobald), Report to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, November 2010.

“Review of Alternative GPCI Payment Locality Structures—Final Report,” (with Margaret O’Brien-Strain and Nick Theobald), Report to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, January 2010.

“Trimetrics: Access to Care in Part C: Final Report,” (with Nick Theobald and Margaret O’Brien-Strain), Report to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services under subcontract to Impaq International, LLC, December 2009.

“The SUCCESS Evaluation: Final Impact and Cost-Benefit Report,” (with David C. Mancuso and Charles J. Lieberman), Report to County of San Mateo Human Services Agency, October 2001.