MEPS HC-042: 1997 Supplemental Public Use File
Update #2: 11/22/13
SPSS and STATA Programming Statements have been added.
Update #1: 10/21/03
1 of HC-042 has been updated. The changes, which have been made
to the File 1 data file and codebook, and to the HC-042 document,
apply only to the LTC variables. These variables have been expanded
to include the ICD-9 codes associated with long term care problems
and conditions reported by persons in the 1997 long term care supplemental
questionnaire. More information on the medical conditions can be
obtained by using the encrypted condition code IDs to link to the
1996 and 1997 MEPS Medical Condition Files.