Types of health insurance claims data in Korea
|Customized research DB||Sample cohort DB|
|It is extracted, summarized, and processed according to the research goal to be utilized for policy and academic study without revealing the subject’s identity.
• Very high volume of data
• Only the “data analysis room” at the NHIS or the designated centers is used for analysis
|It consists of high-demand data sets for research.
• De-identified data
• Standardized dataset provides for policy and academic research
• DB consists of sample, medical checkup, geriatric, children’s screening, and working women cohort DBs
• Remote research is possible
DB, database; NHIS, National Health Insurance Service.