The data found in TargetWatch is based on claims data over certain periods of time. The information below describes the reporting periods for both Home Health/Hospice and HME/DME/Infusion.
Home Health & Hospice
For Home Health and Hospice accounts, a dropdown menu allows users to choose a year to display that year's claims data. The list below defines the claims periods that are shown when a year is selected:
• 2016 - Data includes Medicare Claims for 12 months ending June 30, 2016 (July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016)
• 2015 - Data includes Medicare Claims from January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
• 2014 - Data includes Medicare Claims from January 1. 2014 - December 31, 2014
HME / DME / Infusion
• Market intelligence data includes claims ending September 30, 2016.
Note: This article will be updated to reflect the most recent TargetWatch data refresh. This article was last edited on: 6/29/17.