MONAHRQ: Input Your Data. Output Your Web Site
Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2011 Annual Conference
On September 19, 2011, Anne Elixhauser made this presentation at the 2011 Annual Conference. Select to access the PowerPoint® presentation (1.5 MB). Plugin Software Help.
Input Your Data. Output Your Web site.
Visit our Web site at:
For technical assistance or to join the MONAHRQ mailing list, E-mail: email@example.com
From Data to Information to Action
Image: A flowchart shows the following process:
Hospital discharge data are already being collected → Hospital discharge data can generate valuable health care information. This then displays the following text boxes below:
- Quality of care in hospitals.
- Utilization and costs in hospitals.
- Rates of diseases
in particular areas.
- Rates of procedures in particular areas.
- Preventable hospital stays suggesting breakdowns in primary care.
Information can be used to make decisions.
How to Use MONAHRQ
Image: Flowchart shows the steps in using MONAHRQ:
Download the free MONAHRQ software from AHRQ's Web site → Load hospital discharge data and/or Hospital Compare measure results → Select data analysis and Web site options, and run MONAHRQ → MONAHRQ generates your Web site onto your own computer → Host your MONAHRQ Web site as you prefer:
Internal: better understand your data and answer questions.
Private: provide a password-protected site for member organizations.
Public: report healthcare information to the community.
MONAHRQ 2.0.1 → MONAHRQ 3.0
- Re-organized style.
- CMS Hospital Compare.
- Enhanced graphics.
- Complete statistics.
- User can input DRGs.
- Save modified data.
- Additional QI measures.
- Update ancillary files.
MONAHRQ 3.0 Workflow Panel
Import hospital discharge data.
Add Hospital Compare data (optional).
Generate a Web site.
Supplemental and diagnostic reports.
Help and user support.
Image: The MONAHRQ Web site is shown.
MONAHRQ 3.0 Import DRGs with Discharges
Image: The MONAHRQ Web site Select Discharge Data page is shown.
MONAHRQ 3.0 Export Hospital Attributes Data
Image: The MONAHRQ Web site Edit Discharge Hospital Information page is shown.
MONAHRQ 3.0 Load Saved Hospital Attributes
Image: The MONAHRQ Web site Load Hospital Table page is shown.
MONAHRQ 3.0 Reporting Web site
- Hospital Quality Ratings.
- Maps of Avoidable Hospital Stays.
- Hospital Utilization.
- County Rates of Hospital Use.
Image: The MONAHRQ Web site with the above four pages is shown.
Select a Hospital and DRG
Image: The MONAHRQ Web site Hospital Utilization page is shown.
– Synthetic data –
View DRG Statistics by Hospital
Image: The MONAHRQ Web site "Statistics for Hospital 24 for Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity (DR 544) MD, 2006" page is shown.
– Synthetic data –
MONAHRQ: Near-Term Enhancements
- Strategic coordination with evolving health quality measurement and reporting.
- Increased usability and stability.
- Add new measures and topics.
- Consult users for desired changes.
For more information or to visit our live demo site: http://www.monahrq.ahrq.gov
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Current as of December 2011
MONAHRQ: Input Your Data. Output Your Web Site. Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2011 Annual Conference (Text Version). December 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/about/annualconf11/ardwin_elixhauser_schow_sniegowski/elixhauser.htm