U. S. Department of Health & Human Services

About the Data

The HRSA Data Warehouse (HDW) contains data from multiple source systems within HRSA and from external sources. The resources below provide more information about the data:

  • Data Dictionary – provides definitions and basic technical information about each data element in the data warehouse
  • Data Sources and Refresh Dates – provides information about the refresh cycle and sources of the data in the HDW and where the data is available within the data warehouse
  • Shortage Area Compilation Logic – describes the process the HDW uses to create spatial data for HPSA and MUA/P layers in the HDW Map Tool, analyzers, and map service