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National Health Information Systems of the Health Research Board (NHIS HRB)
Identification
Hosting Legal Entity
Self-standing RI
Legal Status
Research organisation
Location
Lower Mount Street, Health Research Board, Grattan House, Dublin 2, PO: DO2 H638 (Ireland)
Structure
Type Of RI
Virtual
Coordinating Country
Ireland
Status
Status
Current Status:
Operational since 2005
Scientific Description
The infrastructure provides access to national health information on drugs and alcohol treatment and deaths, mental health and disability. Data can be requested online from the following databases: the National Drug Treatment Reporting System; the National Drug-Related Death Index; the National Psychiatric In-Patient Reporting System; the National Intellectual Disability Database; the National Physical and Sensory Disability Database.

RI Keywords
Drugs and alcohol, Big Data, Disability, Data access, Mental health, Health information
Classifications
RI Category
Data Archives, Data Repositories and Collections
Data Mining and Analysis (Methodological) Centers, including statistical analysis
Scientific Domain
Biological and Medical Sciences
Social Sciences
ESFRI Domain
Health and Food
Social and Cultural Innovation
Services
Data collections and evidence

Alcohol and drug treatment • Alcohol and drug deaths • Disability service use and need • Psychiatric admissions and discharges • Evidence Centre (Drug and Alcohol Survey, HRB National Drugs Library, European drugs data)

Collaborations
Networks
European Monitoring Agency for Drugs and Drug Addition (EMCDDA)
Date of last update: 06/06/2019
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