Submitting Clinician & Group Survey Data

Participation in the Clinician & Group component of the CAHPS Database is open to all health systems, medical groups, practices, clinicians, and vendors that administer surveys according to CAHPS specifications.

In return, participating organizations receive a Private Feedback Report in Excel that displays their own results compared to the overall average.

The CAHPS Database supports multiple versions of the Clinician & Group Survey.

What to Submit

To participate in the Clinician & Group Survey component, you must provide the CAHPS Database with the following elements:

Online Submission

To participate in the CAHPS Clinician & Group Survey component, participants or their vendors must register for an account to access the Online Submission System. All required information must be received during the submission period and approved by the CAHPS Database by the deadline. Each questionnaire, Data Use Agreement, and data file will be reviewed by the CAHPS Database.

Learn more about submission requirements and submitting Clinician & Group data.

Page last reviewed February 2017
Page originally created April 2012
Internet Citation: Submitting Clinician & Group Survey Data. Content last reviewed February 2017. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cahps/cahps-database/submitting-data/cg-data/index.html