Data for Hospitals & Health Departments

Overview

The California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) provides confidential patient-level data sets to eligible hospitals and health departments. California Licensed Hospitals and Local Health Departments are eligible to request Limited Data Set versions of OSHPD’s patient-level data. The 2004 law that allows for the release of these data was Assembly Bill 2876 (AB 2876), Health and Safety Code Section 128766.

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Submitting a Request

If you wish to submit a Limited Data Set Request, email an UNSIGNED word document of your request to dataandreports@oshpd.ca.gov for preliminary review. An analyst will contact you about your request within 5 business days. 

Limited Data Set Request Forms

Use the information and forms below to confirm eligibility and help ensure needed information is included when requesting data. Below are the OSHPD forms for requesting the limited data set, separated by the requestor type. 

California Licensed Hospitals

California Health Departments and Health Officers

Custom Data Set Justification Grids