HHS ASPE Publications, Administrative Data and Research

Responsibilities of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, include coordinating the Department’s research and evaluation activities, carrying out its own research activities, and developing policy analyses. Listed below are ASPE reports that either use linked administrative data for research, or focus on the development of linked data systems to support research or services.

Effects of the CCDF Subsidy Program on the Employment Outcomes of Low-Income Mothers Visit disclaimer page

Strength in Numbers: Supporting Quality Improvement in Early Care and Education Programs through Linking Administrative Data Visit disclaimer page

The Feasibility of Using Electronic Health Data for Research on Small Populations Visit disclaimer page

Improving Data for Decision Making: HHS Data Collection Strategies for a Transformed Health System Visit disclaimer page [HHS Data Council Report]

Data Direction 5: Linking data to understand children’s academic progress from early care and education through elementary school [PDF]

Maximizing Data Interoperability and Integration to Support Value-Based Care Visit disclaimer page

A Compendium of Administrative and Survey Data Resources in the Administration for Children and Families Visit disclaimer page

Leveraging ACF Administrative Data for Evidence and Research Visit disclaimer page

2018 HHS Data Strategy: Enhancing the HHS Evidence-Based Portfolio Visit disclaimer page

Addressing the Opioids Crisis: Data Sources and Linking Strategies Visit disclaimer page

Social Determinants of Health Data Sharing at the Community Level Visit disclaimer page

Security and Privacy Standards for Patient Matching, Linking and Aggregation Visit disclaimer page