• NLM Administrative Supplement: To validate research claims and outcomes, investigators depend on policies and tools for making research fully reproducible.  This supplement for Informationist Services, MORE »
  • Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health Related Research: Congratulations to Diana C. Parra-Perez, PhD, MPH and her mentor, Samuel Klein, MD on the award of a ten month grant (8/1/16-5/31/17) based on their response to PA-15-322. MORE »
  • Pregnant women’s high-fat, high-sugar diets may affect future generations. MORE »


The Truven Health Analytics MarketScan® Commercial Claims Database has expanded from 5 to 9 years of data (2006-2014)! The MarketScan database is an extremely large, complex collection of individual-level medical and pharmacy claims from private healthcare plans. 

Additions to the AHRQ Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) data inventory include the 2013 National Inpatient Sample (NIS), the 2013 Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (NEDS) and 2014 State data from NY, FL and WA.

The Administrative Data Users group continues to meet on a (mostly) monthly basis.  Information on monthly topics is available here.  Contact CADR at for more information.