Slide 4. Why AHRQ Wanted to be Engaged in CHIPRA Quality

AHRQ NAC Subcommittee on Children's Healthcare Quality Measures for Medicaid and CHIP Programs

Slide 4. Why AHRQ Wanted to be Engaged in CHIPRA Quality

  • Quality is in our name and mission.
  • Children are a priority population for AHRQ.
  • Quality Measurement Expertise:
    • Consumer Assessment of Health Providers and Systems (CAHPS®)
    • Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) Quality Indicators
    • Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) Quality Measures
    • Annual reports
    • Child Health Insurance Research Initiative (CHIRI™)
  • Quality Improvement Expertise:
    • Health information technology (Health IT) portfolio
    • Patient safety portfolio
    • Prevention/care management portfolio
    • Value portfolio
    • Innovations in research and evaluation methods
  • Link from Comparative Effectiveness Research to Quality.

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Page last reviewed July 2009
Internet Citation: Slide 4. Why AHRQ Wanted to be Engaged in CHIPRA Quality: AHRQ NAC Subcommittee on Children's Healthcare Quality Measures for Medicaid and CHIP Programs. July 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/policymakers/chipra/chipraarch/chipra072209/clancy/clancyslide4.html