Federal Interagency Health Equity Team (FIHET) Available Data

The Federal Interagency Health Equity Team (FIHET) released a Compendium of Publicly Available Datasets and Other Data-Related Resources, which compiles dozens of public datasets and resources pertinent to research in the areas of health disparities and social determinants of health (SDoH).

This Compendium includes datasets from the following federal agencies under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Administration for Community Living (ACL); Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS); Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA); Indian Health Services (IHS); National Institutes of Health (NIH); and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Additional datasets from other federal partners, including the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Department of Transportation, Department of Labor, Census Bureau and the Department of Veterans Affairs, may be added later.

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Date: 2016