Slide 86. HCUPnet Capabilities

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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HCUPnet...
CAN Produce...CANNOT Produce.
Simple statisticsMore complicated queries
Sample size calculationsMultivariate analyses
Trends informationStatistics involving certain variables
Rank ordering of diagnoses and proceduresStatistics that may violate confidentiality (patient-, provider-, hospital-level data)
Significance testing 

Contents

Page last reviewed May 2010
Internet Citation: Slide 86. HCUPnet Capabilities: 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/hcupsld86.html