Fraser and Sniegoski Slide 4
AHRQ Has a Significant Role in Public Reporting
- Does NOT do provider-level reporting, but
- Develops measures.
- CAHPS® [Consumer Assessment of Health Providers and Systems].
- Quality Indicators.
- Readmissions measures.
- CHIPRA [Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act] and Adult Medicaid Measures.
- Reports national and State data:
- National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports.
- State Snapshots.
- Provides tools for CMS [Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services], States, others to use.