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.
MeasureEffectivenessSafetyPatient-CenteredTimeliness
Established MeasuresConsumer Assessment of Health Plans
(CAHPS®)
  YesYes
AHRQ Quality Indicators
(AHRQ QIs)
YesPatient 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 MeasuresExperience of Care and Health Outcomes Survey (ECHO™)  Yes 
National Inventory of Mental Health Quality MeasuresYes Yes 
Emerging MeasuresChild and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative
(CAHMI)
Ambulatory Care Sensitive Hospitalization Measurement ProjectYes  Yes
Medical Home  Yes 
ORYX™Asthma   
Current as of September 2012
Internet Citation: Quality Indicators at a Glance Matrix: Child Health Care Quality Toolbox. 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