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Methods Applying AHRQ Quality Indicators to Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) Data for the 2017 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report (QDR)

Description
Describes the preparation of the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) databases for data years 2000–2015 for use in the 2017 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report, which includes information on priority populations such as rural residents. Includes information on HCUP-based measures related urban-rural location.
Author(s)
M. Barrett, R. Coffey, R. Houchens, et al.
Date
05/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Tagged as
Healthcare quality · Research methods and resources · Rural-urban differences