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CC = Vancouver Convention Centre   F = Fairmont Waterfront Vancouver
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473 * ! Wed, 8/1/2018, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-West 214
Advances in Measuring Health Care Quality and Disparities — Topic Contributed Papers
Health Policy Statistics Section
Organizer(s): Amelia M Haviland, Carnegie Mellon University - Heinz College
Chair(s): David Choi, Carnegie Mellon University
8:35 AM Using Ancillary Sociodemographics to Estimate Probabilities That Potentially Ambiguous Responses to Sexual Orientation Survey Items Were Intended to Indicate Sexual Minority Status

Marc Elliott, RAND
8:55 AM Mortality Prediction with Multiple Unordered Treatments for Aortic Valve Replacement

Samrachana Adhikari, Harvard Medical School; Sherri Rose, Harvard Medical School; Sharon-Lise Normand, Harvard University; Jordan Bloom, Harvard Medical School; David Shahian, Harvard Medical School; Jake Spertus, Harvard Medical School
9:15 AM Effect of Affiliation with a Health System on the Performance of Critical Access Hospitals
Maria DeYoreo, RAND Corporation
9:35 AM Measuring Latent Quality of Medical Groups Using IRT Models Accounting for Missing Data: Can We Get Reliable Estimates of Quality After All?

Amelia M Haviland, Carnegie Mellon University - Heinz College; Denis Agniel, RAND Corporation; Cheryl Damberg, RAND Corporation; Paul Shekelle, RAND Corporation
9:55 AM Discussant: John L. Adams, Kaiser Permanente - Research
10:15 AM Floor Discussion