This initiative is building an infrastructure for robust data analytics, and integrating and aligning federal and state data sources, to support data-driven policy decisions about Medicaid and CHIP policy and programs.
- Data management and architecture
- Applied research
- Medicaid and CHIP
- Data Analytics
Cara Weiss is a senior data analytic lead at Mathematica Policy Research. She is an expert in data quality, analytics, system specifications and testing, and data management.
Weiss directs a project supporting the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services’ development of a Medicaid and CHIP analytics and data quality program, overseeing the assessment of data quality, design and development of analytic tools and reports, and data governance. Weiss has extensive experience working with the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services on data management and data architecture projects. She also provides subject matter expertise on Medicaid data.
Before joining Mathematica in 2009, Weiss was a research associate at Caliper, where she served as lead statistical analyst. She holds an M.S. in statistics from Rutgers University.