Organizing Measures by Data Source
Often, report sponsors gain access to information from one particular source of data—a patient experience survey, administrative/claims data, data from medical records, etc. Over time, they gain access to additional data sources. In many cases, as a result, their reports end up being organized by data source.
Advantages of Categorizing by Data Source
Disadvantages of Categorizing by Data Source
EXAMPLE: Organizing Measures by Data Source
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Nursing Home Compare. 2009. Available at: http://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/search.html.
Also in "Organizing Measures To Reduce Information Overload"
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