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Company Information:

Company Name: ACUMEN, LLC
City: BURLINGAME
State: CA
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $432,492.00 4
SBIR Phase II $1,752,808.00 2
STTR Phase I $198,944.00 2
STTR Phase II $738,461.00 1

Award List:

Medicare Information Resource Center (MIReC)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas E. Macurdy
Award Amount: $99,714.00
Abstract:
The purpose of the project is to facilitate the acquisition and linking of data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicare Services (CMS) to participants of surveys and registries sponsored by NIA and relate federal agencies, and to promote the use of these data for research and public policy. The… More

Medicare Information Resource Center (MIReC)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas E. Macurdy
Award Amount: $1,050,446.00
Abstract:
The purpose of the project is to facilitate the acquisition and linking of data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicare Services (CMS) to participants of surveys and registries sponsored by NIA and relate federal agencies, and to promote the use of these data for research and public policy. The… More

Creating Medicare and Medicaid Research Files to Augment Census Survey Data

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: SPHERE INSTITUTE
Principal Investigator: Thomas E. Macurdy
Award Amount: $99,717.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This STTR proposal to the National Institute on Aging (NIA) requests funding to expand the capabilities of the Medicare Research Information Center (MedRIC) recently established by Acumen LLC with earlier support from N IA. The purpose of MedRIC is to facilitate… More

Expanding Healthcare Research Capacities through the Integration of Medicaid and

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas Macurdy – 650-558-8882
Award Amount: $87,227.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This STTR application requests funding to expand the capabilities of Acumen LLC's Medicare/Medicaid Research Information Center (MedRIC). To advance the quality of the data available for public policy research, MedRIC facilitates the acquisition of data from… More

Creating Research Files from CMS Data for Integration with Survey Data

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: THE SPHERE INSTITUTE
Principal Investigator: Thomas Macurdy – 650-558-8882
Award Amount: $738,461.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This STTR proposal to the National Institute on Aging (NIA) requests funding to expand the capabilities of the Medicare Research Information Center (MedRIC) recently established by Acumen, LLC with support from NIA. Thepurpose of MedRIC is to facilitate the… More

Expanding Healthcare Research Capacities through the Integration of Medicaid and

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas Macurdy – 650-558-8882
Award Amount: $702,362.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This STTR application requests funding to expand the capabilities of Acumen LLC's Medicare/Medicaid Research Information Center (MedRIC). To advance the quality of the data available for public policy research, MedRIC facilitates the acquisition of data from… More

Enhancing Confidentiality of Research Files Based on Medicare Data

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas Macurdy – 650-558-8882
Award Amount: $95,997.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In the Enhancing Confidentiality of Research Files Based on Medicare Data project, Acumen, LLC aims to expand the overall capabilities of researchers to use survey-linked Medicare claims data. Currently the processfor obtaining approval from the Centers for… More

Remote-Access Data Enclave for HRS/PSID Analysis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Thomas Macurdy – 650-558-8882
Award Amount: $149,554.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): To enhance the utility of federally-funded surveys, Acumen-through a project entitled the Medicare/Medicaid Research Information Center (MedRIC)-has pursued adding individual-linked administrative data from the Centersfor Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to… More