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Quality Indicators (QIs) For Children

Child Health Care Quality Toolbox

The Child Health Toolbox contains concepts, tips, and tools for evaluating the quality of health care for children.

 

 

Module Name: PQI, IQI, PSI Indicator Name Indicator Description RA Method Patient Population: By Condition Pediatric Population Patient Population: By Age Patient Population: By Sex
Prevention Quality Indicator Bacterial pneumonia admission rate Number of admissions for bacterial pneumonia per 100,000 population. Age and sex Respiratory Disease Unlikely but not excluded (other than newborns) Less than 65 (exclude OB and Newborns) Male and Female
Page last reviewed July 2004
Internet Citation: Quality Indicators (QIs) For Children: Child Health Care Quality Toolbox. July 2004. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/quality-resources/tools/chtoolbx/QIchild.html

 

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