Measures of Quality for Different Health Care Settings

Thanks to significant advances in the field, report sponsors have access to several well-tested tools and measurement sets to use as the basis for collecting data and preparing comparative information. This section reviews some of the options you may want to consider for gathering quality data on health plans, hospitals, medical groups, clinicians, and long-term care providers such as nursing homes, home health agencies, and hospice.

Also in "Select Measures to Report"

Page last reviewed May 2019
Page originally created February 2015
Internet Citation: Measures of Quality for Different Health Care Settings. Content last reviewed May 2019. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/talkingquality/measures/setting/index.html
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