Slide 19. HCUP State Files vs. Data Files Received Directly From State

Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP): Overview of HCUP Databases, Tools, and Resources

Slide Presentation from 2010 webinar describing the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP).

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HCUP State FilesPartner State Files
Subset of data elementsAll data elements
Value-added data elementsMay not have same value-added elements
Uniformly coded across StatesNot uniformly coded across States
Standard data quality checksVariability in quality checks by State
Lag timeMore timely

Contents

Current as of May 2010
Internet Citation: Slide 19. HCUP State Files vs. Data Files Received Directly From State: Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP): Overview of HCUP Databases, Tools, and Resources. May 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/centers/ockt/kt/webinars/hcup/hcupsld19.html