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.

AHRQ Measures

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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: Utah's Hospital Comparison Reports Using MONAHRQ. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2011-07-nac/cofrinallen/allensl6.html