Attachment A: RIF Application

Purpose of this document

The Research Identifiable File (RIF) application collects information about the requesting organization and the research study, including detailed study aims, data required, and dissemination of findings plan. The RIF application is used by CMS to assess the feasibility of the research and compliance with CMS data use and release policies.

Who uses this document

All RIF requests must include a completed RIF Application.

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