Slide 6. AHRQ Measures

Utah's Hospital Comparison Reports Using MONAHRQ
On July 22, 2011, Keely Cofrin Allen, Ph.D., made this presentation at the meeting of the National Advisory Council.

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  • We use AHRQ's IQI and PSI measures:
    • Inpatient Quality Indicators (IQI).
    • Patient Safety Indicators (PSI).
  • Each facility is compared to expected rates.
  • Facilities receive a star rating for performance (observed rates).

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Internet Citation: Slide 6. AHRQ Measures. Content last updated October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2011-07-nac/cofrinallen/allensl6.html