SAS QI®, Version 6.0.1 for ICD-10

The Quality Indicator modules are programs that run in the SAS statistical software package. To use these modules, users must have access to SAS which may be purchased from The SAS Institute.

Most components for running the software are included in the zip file below. The population files are now a separate download and may be used for area-level indicators. The software documentation describes the steps for implementing the AHRQ Quality Indicators and highlights features of the analytic approach of particular interest to users. The user must provide a hospital discharge-level data file in SAS format.

Population File

Software Instructions

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Software Tutorial Video

ICD-10 Quality Indicators Module Software

PQI Module PSI Module
IQI Module PDI Module

The ICD-10 Alpha SAS QI 4.5 and 5.0 versions of the QI modules can be found on the Archives page.

ICD-9 Quality Indicators Module Software

The ICD-9 v6.0 software will be released in the Fall of 2016. The ICD-9 SAS QI v5.0 QI modules and earlier can be found here and on the Archives page.