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Overview of HCUP

Description
Documents all aspects of the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), a national resource of hospital inpatient, ambulatory surgery and services, and emergency department data. Describes HCUP online resources for accessing data and related reports. Includes a list of data elements, with information on which are available by urban/rural location.
Date
04/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Tagged as
Emergency department and urgent care services · Healthcare quality · Hospitals · Inpatient care · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data