CHA News Article

New California Health Interview Survey Data to Be Released Aug. 5
Webinar to explain data also planned

New comprehensive data on the health and well-being of Californians will be released by the California Health Interview Survey (CHIS) on Aug. 5. The data, collected in 2013 and 2014, cover hundreds of health topics ranging from asthma and diabetes to health insurance status and coverage. CHIS is the nation’s largest state health survey and a critical source of data on Californians, as well as on the state’s various racial and ethnic groups. Policymakers, researchers, health experts, members of the media and others depend on CHIS for credible and comprehensive data on the health of Californians. CHIS will also host a webinar explaining the new and innovative features of the survey Aug. 5. For more information about the data or to join the webinar, visit the CHIS website