Research & Data

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The CMS Office of Minority Health (CMS OMH) offers a variety of resources to help increase awareness about health disparities. Our information products, reports on recent research efforts, data sets, and mapping tool will help you advance your work toward health equity.

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Asian American, Native Hawaiians, & Pacific Islanders Fact Sheet (PDF)

View the newly released HHS Asian American, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders Fact Sheet, which includes population data and trends in this population's health insurance coverage. The fact sheet also provides information on trends among the individual ethnic groups.

Health Care Disparities Data

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National and regional data on health care service utilization, spending, and quality indicators for the Medicare population.
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One-page fact sheets focused on health disparities in the Medicare population.
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Insight and examination into a variety of health and health disparity topics.
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Resources designed to help improve the understanding of sexual and gender minority health and disparities, and provide information on health care access, health-related risk behaviors, chronic health conditions, and use of preventive services.

Research Reports

The CMS Office of Minority Health Research Reports span a broad range of issues, which address the Office’s informational needs and long-term research needs. These resources include high-quality and relevant health policy research through transparency of health care data and analytics.

Featured Reports


Stratified Reporting

Stratified Reporting provides useful information for targeting quality improvement activities and resources, monitoring health and drug plan performance, and advancing the development of culturally and linguistically appropriate quality improvement interventions and strategies.

Featured Resources


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Mapping Medicare
Disparities Tool

View areas of disparity between subgroups of Medicare beneficiaries with our interactive tool.

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Grants and Awards

Learn more about initiatives from the CMS Office of Minority Health, such as the Minority Grant Research Program and Health Equity Awards.
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09/23/2022 10:00 AM