Includes population surveys: National Health Interview Survey, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, National Survey of Family Growth. Includes National Vital Statistics System. Includes provider surveys: National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, National Hospital Care Survey, National Study of long-term Care Providers. Also includes historical surveys.
This project includes 15,000 participating families. The focus is on how health and disease are passed between generations including genetics as well as social, personal, and environmental factors. Visit Research > Information for Researchers for access information
Uses Medicare data to show distribution of medical resources and use across the US. Provides information about national, regional and local markets as well as hospitals and their affiliated physicians.
From the site: The HRSA Data Warehouse (HDW) offers robust data sources that may be of interest to HRSA staff, grantees, researchers, and clinicians.
Datasets include: American Community Survey (ACS), Health Care Service Delivery Sites, Minority Data Initiatives, Organ Transplant Programs, & Primary Care Service Areas.
From theAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) site: The Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) is a set of large-scale surveys of families and individuals, their medical providers, and employers across the United States. MEPS is the most complete source of data on the cost and use of health care and health insurance coverage
From the site: Use SEER data to address multiple issues, for example:
Examine stage at diagnosis by race/ethnicity.
Calculate survival by stage at diagnosis, age at diagnosis, and grade or size of tumor.
Determine trends and incidence rates of cancers at various sites over time.