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 13th year in a row, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has reported on health care quality and disparities. The National Healthcare Quality Report and National Healthcare Disparities Report have been combined into a single report, the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report. 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.

Latest National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report (QDR) & Chartbooks


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

National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR)

National Healthcare Disparities Report (NHDR)

Archived Reports

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Page last reviewed April 2016
Internet Citation: National Healthcare Quality & Disparities Reports. April 2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.