FREE point layers for healthcare locations in the United States are available for copies of Maptitude 2017. Three separate geographic files are included in this download:
- Healthcare Organizations (Includes pharmacies, dental practices, chiropractic practices, eyewear and opticians, nursing facilities, and others), Clinics (Includes clinics, physical therapy, surgical centers, dental practices, mental health, substance abuse, VA, urgent care, and physician practices), and Hospitals (Includes General/Acute Care, Critical Access, Psychiatric, Rehab, Rural, Military, Chronic Disease, and other hospitals)
- Healthcare Providers (Includes physicians, pharmacists, physical therapists, nurses and nurse practitioners, psychologists, optometrists, social workers, dentists, counselors, and chiropractors.
These two map layers include the taxonomy codes and descriptions for each location, e.g., Psychiatric Hospital (283Q00000X), Military Hospital (286500000X), General Acute Care Hospital Children (282NC2000X), Physical Therapy (261QP2000X). Each record in the healthcare layers has up to 15 taxonomy codes for services provided. You can also filter using Medicare charges and payments.
- Hospitals (Includes a second hospital point file with the locations of 6617 hospitals and information about them including the address, phone number, hospital type, and number of beds.)
This map layer is from the 2014 Indirect Medical Education and Graduate Medical Education data file, part of the Hospital 2552-10 Cost Report Data files from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.)
CALIPER HEALTHCARE DATA.PDF is installed with the data (typically to C:\CCDATA\) and includes information on the map layers as well as tips for analyzing and using the data.