- December 9, 2015 — Panel Discussion:
Lessons Learned in Using the AHRQ QIs to Improve the Quality and Safety of Care Webinar Planned. Click here for webinar materials!
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) would like to invite you to join a panel discussion about the AHRQ Quality Indicators (QIs). Representatives from Yale New Haven Health Systems and Essentia Health will share their experiences implementing the Patient Safety Indicators (PSIs) as part of a larger effort to improve the quality and safety of the care they provide.
November 23, 2015 — Case studies about the impact of the AHRQ QIs on two health systems are available.
Essentia Health and Yale New Haven Health System share how their organizations use the AHRQ QIs to improve the quality and safety of care.
October 16, 2015 — Announcing the release plan for ICD-10 version of SAS QI v6.0and WinQI v6.0.
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) announces the plan for releasing the ICD-10 versions of SAS QI v6.0 and WinQI v6.0 software and supporting technical documentation in late spring of 2016.
October 14, 2015 — Introduction to the AHRQ Quality Indicators—for Hospitals & Health Systems. Click here for webinar materials!
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) would like to invite you to participate in a webinar about the AHRQ Quality Indicators (QIs), a set of measures that can be used to improve quality of care in the hospital setting. The webinar will highlight the experiences of specific hospitals currently implementing the QIs and the results of their efforts.
May 29, 2015 — Release of AHRQ Quality Indicators WinQI Version 5.0.
For organizations to apply the AHRQ Quality Indicators (QIs) to their own data to assist quality improvement efforts in acute care hospital settings
- New FAQs are available. New FAQs on using the AHRQ Quality Indicators and the AHRQ QI software including installing and using the software, troubleshooting, interpreting AHRQ QI results, and specific codes and indicators
- March 31, 2015 — Release of March 2015 AHRQ Quality Indicators SAS Version 5.0. For organizations to apply the AHRQ Quality Indicators (QIs) to their own data to assist quality improvement efforts in acute care hospital settings
March 13, 2015 — Release of Alpha ICD-10 software.
The ICD-10 Alpha software can be used to test ICD-10 data that has been converted, in order to assess any impacts as a result of that data conversion.
This software – currently in the Alpha stage – was developed to help organizations convert to the use of ICD-10 codes and address technical challenges that may arise in the process.
February 23, 2015 — Release of 2015 AHRQ MapIT software.
The MapIT Software Users Guide provides detailed information on installing and using the
software and exporting and using the results. The 2015 MAP IT Tool and installation and setup instructions are also available.