Tag Archives: Elderly Health Care

Atlanta Census Research Data Center (ACRDC)

The ACRDC seeks to provide qualified researchers in the Southeast the opportunity to perform statistical analysis on non-public Census microdata. The ACRDC also provides access to restricted-level files from the CDC. Continue reading

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Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)

System of health surveys conducted by the Center for Disease Control (CDC). Includes health risk behavior, preventive health, health care access, chronic disease, and injury. Continue reading

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CDC Wonder

CDC WONDER (Wide-Range Online Data for Epidemiological Research) provides access to CDC information resources to researchers and the general public. Continue reading

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Data.gov

Government data repository. Available to the public: find, download, and use datasets that are generated and held by the federal government. Continue reading

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General Social Survey (GSS)

The GSS is designed to record demographic and attitudinal trends of the United States population Continue reading

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Health and Retirement Study (HRS)

Study designed to explore the changes in labor force participation and the health transitions that Americans undergo toward the end of their work lives and in the years that follow. Continue reading

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Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)

Inter-University partnership focused on social science research. Continue reading

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Longitudinal Studies of Aging (LSOA)

A multi-cohort study of persons 70+ years of age designed primarily to measure changes in the health, functional status, living arrangements, and health services utilization of older Americans. Continue reading

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Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS)

National estimates of health care use and spending, insurance, accessibility of care. Continue reading

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Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey (MCBS)

To determine expenditures and sources of payment for all services used by Medicare beneficiaries. Continue reading

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Medicare Health Outcomes Survey (HOS)

National study designed to gather data on health status for Medicare Advantage program. Continue reading

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National Longitudinal Mortality Study (NLMS)

A national, longitudinal, mortality study designed to study the effects of differentials in demographic and socio-economic characteristics on mortality. Continue reading

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National Nursing Home Survey (NNHS)

A CDC-sponsored series of surveys of United States nursing homes, their services, their staff, and their residents. Continue reading

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National Social Life, Health, and Aging Project (NSHAP)

A longitudinal study that strives to understand the well-being of older, community-dwelling Americans Continue reading

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NHANES I Epidemiologic Followup Study (NHEFS)

A national longitudinal study designed to investigate the relationship between the variables accessed in NHANES I and subsequent morbidity, mortality, and hospital utilization. Continue reading

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Online Analytical Statistical Information System (OASIS)

Online query system featuring standardized health data for the state of Georgia. Continue reading

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Social Science Electronic Data Library (SSEDL)

A data library designed to host high quality health and science data. Continue reading

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Women’s Health Initiative (WHI)

Study designed to address the most common causes of death, disability and poor quality of life in postmenopausal women. Continue reading

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