Munier Slide 19

AHRQ Collaboration to Support the Partnership for Patients (P for P)

Text version of slide presentation from a National Advisory Council meeting.

Data and Measurement

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  • Data and measurement work group (D&M) comprises AHRQ, CDC, [Centers for Disease Control and Prevention], CMS [Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services], FDA [Food and Drug Administration], DoD [Department of Defense], VA [Veterans Affairs].
  • D&M is charged with developing methodologies for measuring national incidence of HACs [hospital-acquired conditions] and readmissions throughout the initiative:
    • Establish 2010 baselines for each HAC and for readmissions.
    • Track progress from 2010 to 2013.
  • Summary, projections, goals, science base, and bibliography are provided as handouts.


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Page last reviewed November 2011
Internet Citation: Munier Slide 19: AHRQ Collaboration to Support the Partnership for Patients (P for P). November 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2011-07-nac/munier/muniersl19.html