Uniform Data System for Urban Indian Health Program

Dates: 2008-2009

Geographic Scope: Nationwide

Client(s): Indian Health Services

Services: Health Information Technology, Training & Technical Assistance

Technical Expertise: Health Information Technology

The Indian Health Service's Urban Indian Health Program (UIHP) contracted with JSI to manage the collection, validation and dissemination of data for the Uniform Data System (UDS) and to assure that timely and accurate data would be available to users of the information. The UDS is a sophisticated, highly technical and constantly-evolving reporting system. The activities performed under this contract assured that the UDS data would be accessible in formats that are useful.