Evidence of HRS Approval

Purpose of this document

Researchers requesting Health and Retirement Survey (HRS) linked to Medicare data are required to obtain approval from both University of Michigan and CMS. Researchers should obtain approval from HRS staff at the University of Michigan before submitting their request packet to ResDAC. An email or PDF approval from HRS staff is acceptable.

Please see the HRS website for more information. 

CMS is no longer distributing this file. See MedRIC's website to request this data.