SAS QI®, Version 6.0
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.
- 1995-2015 Population Files (ZIP) - Version 6.0, July 2016
- Population File document - Coming soon!
- Software Instructions - Coming soon!
Software Tutorial Video
- To learn more about how to use the software, view the SAS QI 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 on the Archives page.