Slide 37. AHRQ Quality Indicators

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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  • Most widely used HCUP tool.
  • Used for reporting hospital quality of care.
  • Includes benchmarks against which to compare your numbers.

Contents

Page last reviewed May 2010
Internet Citation: Slide 37. AHRQ Quality Indicators: 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/hcupsld37.html