The Mississippi Employer Health Data Set also known as the Health Data Set is collaborative effort of the Mississippi Business Group on Health and Vigilant Health for the members of the MSBGH.
The purpose of the Health Data Set is to allow employers to create transparency and accountability among all stakeholders in the health care systems by pooling data, sharing experience and applying state of the art analytics to develop solutions that lower health plan costs and improve the health and productivity of their employees and health plan members.
The data, analytics, and reports generated by the HDS will be used, among other things, to perform comprehensive utilization, quality of care, and cost analyses of particular providers and groups to enable self-insured MSBGH members who participate to evaluate and provide effective incentives improving care and reducing costs. The reports will also include an analysis of the overall populations's health profile in the form of a plan of care. All data will be de-identified and is HIPAA complaint.