National Healthcare Quality & Disparities Reports

Tools for measuring health care quality, including the National Healthcare Disparities and Quality Reports, AHRQ Quality Indicators, and ambulatory clinical performance measures.

For the 11th year in a row, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has produced the National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) and the National Healthcare Disparities Report (NHDR). These reports measure trends in effectiveness of care, patient safety, timeliness of care, patient centeredness, and efficiency of care. The reports present, in chart form, the latest available findings on quality of and access to health care.


  • 2013 Quality and Disparities Reports | PDF Version [ PDF file - 1.35 MB]

National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR)

National Healthcare Disparities Report (NHDR)

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Page last reviewed November 2014
Internet Citation: National Healthcare Quality & Disparities Reports. November 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.