HCUP Databases Released
The Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) announces release of the following databases through the HCUP Central Distributor:
- 2015 State Databases: State Inpatient Databases (SID), State Ambulatory Surgery and Services Databases (SASD), and State Emergence Department Databases (SEDD) are available for purchase.
- 2010-2012 Nationwide Readmissions Database (NRD): The NRD is a unique and powerful database designed to support various types of analyses of national readmission rates for all payers and the uninsured. With the release of the back-data years, the NRD is now available for all years from 2010-2014.
The HCUP family of health care databases and related software tools and products is made possible by a Federal-State-Industry partnership sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).