United States Department of Health and Human Services
It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services.
Organization Contact
Ed Simcox
cto@hhs.gov

HealthData.gov

The site is dedicated to making high value health data more accessible to entrepreneurs, researchers, and policy makers in the hopes of better health outcomes for all.

Steps Required to Obtain Data
None; the data is public
On average, how long does it take to access the data?
Instantly; however some data might require DUA’s
Category
Claims & Transactions
Administration & Operations
Population, Public Health & Social Services
Originating Data Source
Payer
Policymaker
Intended End User
Academia
Business
General Public
Data Type
Raw
Aggregate/Analysis
Data Format
Various
Additional Processing Required
No
Is the data identifiable?
No
Real or Synthetic Data
Real
Data is Updated
Various frequencies; usually updated monthly or annually
Free of Charge?
Yes