Quality Indicators at a Glance Matrix

Child Health Care Quality Toolbox
The Child Health Toolbox contains concepts, tips, and tools for evaluating the quality of health care for children.
Measure Effectiveness Safety Patient-Centered Timeliness
Established Measures Consumer Assessment of Health Plans
(CAHPS®)
    Yes Yes
AHRQ Quality Indicators
(AHRQ QIs)
Yes Patient Safety Indicators (PSQIs)   Yes
Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set
(HEDIS®)
Immunization,
Asthma,
Chlamydia
  CAHPS® 3.0H  
Title V Maternal and Child Health Programs (TITLE V) Immunization     Yes
Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative
(CAHMI)
Promoting Healthy Development Survey
(PHDS)
Some preventive   Yes  
Young Adults Health Care Survey
(YAHCS)
Some preventive   Yes  
Mental Health Measures Experience of Care and Health Outcomes Survey (ECHO™)     Yes  
National Inventory of Mental Health Quality Measures Yes   Yes  
Emerging Measures Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative
(CAHMI)
Ambulatory Care Sensitive Hospitalization Measurement Project Yes     Yes
Medical Home     Yes  
ORYX™ Asthma      
Page last reviewed September 2012
Internet Citation: Quality Indicators at a Glance Matrix. September 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/quality-resources/tools/chtoolbx/indicators/index.html