HCUP: Celebrating 20 Years of Powerful Data (Text Version)

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HCUP: Celebrating 20 Years of Powerful Data

HCUP: Celebrating 20 Years of Powerful Data

Herbert S. Wong, Ph.D.

AHRQ Annual Meeting
September 28, 2010

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HCUP 20th Anniversary!

HCUP 20th Anniversary!

Image: The HCUP logo is shown.

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Agenda

Agenda

  • Background
  • Awards
  • Presentations
  • Questions

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What is HCUP?

What is HCUP?

  • Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project
  • Voluntary federal-state-industry partnership
  • Largest set of publicly-available all-payer healthcare data in the U.S.
    • Inpatient
    • Ambulatory surgery
    • Emergency department
  • More than data
    • Software tools and products
  • Designed to:
    • Promote healthcare research
    • Assist in policy analysis
    • Inform health care reform

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The Celebration

The Celebration

  • Release of the 2007 Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS), 20 Years of Data.
  • Grown from 8 State Partners to 43 State Partners.
  • Expanded from data in inpatient setting to ambulatory surgery and emergency department.
  • Tools and software.
  • 16,000 databases distributed.
  • 1,200 peer reviewed articles.

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The Celebration

The Celebration

  • Outstanding Healthcare Research Using HCUP Data Award
    • Recognize researchers' contributions to the field of healthcare research and policy analysis using HCUP resources.
  • Categories:
    • Healthcare Research
    • Healthcare Student Research
    • Healthcare Policy Research

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Awards Committee

Awards Committee

  • Anne Elixhauser, Ph.D., AHRQ
  • Michael Hagan, B.A., AHRQ
  • Kendall Hall, M.D., AHRQ
  • Ernie Moy, M.D., M.P.H., AHRQ
  • Pam Owens, Ph.D., Washington University
  • Lisa Simpson, M.B., B.Ch., M.P.H., FAAP Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Herbert Wong, Ph.D., AHRQ

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Outstanding Healthcare Research

Outstanding Healthcare Research

Image: A photo of Jay G. Berry, M.D., M.P.H., is shown.

Jay G. Berry, M.D., M.P.H.,
Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital Boston

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Outstanding Healthcare Student Research

Outstanding Healthcare Student Research

Image: A photo of Ya-Lin Aileen Huang, Ph.D., is shown.

Ya-Lin Aileen Huang, Ph.D.
Emory University

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Outstanding Healthcare Policy Research

Outstanding Healthcare Policy Research

Image: A photo of Carlos Grijalva, M.D., M.P.H., is shown.

Carlos Grijalva, M.D., M.P.H.
Vanderbilt University

Current as of December 2010
Internet Citation: HCUP: Celebrating 20 Years of Powerful Data (Text Version). December 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/conference/2010/wong/index.html