UC Health and OptumLabs Round 4 awardees were announced by Tom Andriola, chief information officer for UC Health and vice chancellor for information, technology and data at UC Irvine.
UC Research in OptumLabs Data Warehouse received 34 proposals from 6 campuses. As shared in the UC BRAID press release, seven proposals were chosen to receive OptumLabs-funded access to its database of de-identified, linked clinical and administrative claims information (the OptumLabs Data Warehouse):
UC Health and OptumLabs encourage researchers at all eligible campuses to apply for an OptumLabs research credit in future years.
OptumLabs Data Warehouse research can also be conducted using grant funding, and the OptumLabs team can support grant applications/proposals with feasibilities and letters of support. Contact Rick Little (OptumLabs Partner Relationship Executive) via email at Rick.Little (at) optum.com if you would like the fee schedule or more information.