Humana Comprehensive Health Insights Data Description

Humana Comprehensive Health Insights Data Description

NIH Collaboratory Distributed Research Network

​Years of data available ​​June 2007-April 2017
Total enrollees in research database: All years ​23.5 million (CDM 06/01/2007-04/30/2017: 23,546,937)
​Total enrollees in research database: Most recent year ​9.4 million
​Age distribution (%): Most recent year
​0-18 years ​2
​19-44 years ​9
​45-64 years 16
​65+ ​73
​Data models available ​Sentinel Common Data Model (CDM)

​Observational Medical Outcomes Partnership (OMOP) CDM


​Health plan/health system description Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationship.

Comprehensive Health Insights (CHI) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Humana Inc. CHI is the business entity within Humana that provides research for external and internal clients using Humana’s data repository.

​Collaboration requirements and additional information ​We adhere to IRB, PHI, HIPAA guidelines and other legal requirements for all research. Individual Research studies are considered with several factors including the ones described above.
​Research capabilities ​Our expertise includes evaluation of:

  • Treatment adherence
  • Clinical and healthcare cost outcomes
  • Medicare benefit designs and coverage gaps
  • Medication therapy management services
  • Survey data linking to claims data
  • EMR linking to claim data
  • Impacts of clinical programs
  • Impact of prescription formulary design
  • Impact of intervention design

In addition, our team is involved in the FDA Sentinel, IMEDS and PCORnet (HUMnet) projects, was a partner with the FNIH Observational Medical Outcomes Partnership (OMOP) and has worked extensively with several partners and Universities on grants including successful NIH Challenge Grants


NIH Collaboratory Distributed Research Network (DRN): Humana Comprehensive Health Insights Data Description. In: Rethinking Clinical Trials: A Living Textbook of Pragmatic Clinical Trials. Bethesda, MD: NIH Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory. Available at: Updated April 3, 2018.