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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Advantages of EHR-Based Measurement

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  • Better data than claims-based
    • More detailed clinical data (e.g. BP)
  • More scalable than chart-reviews
    • Faster, cheaper
    • Greater sample size allows better provider comparisons
    • Greater precision for encounter-level analyses
  • Paradigm shift
    • CDSS to  Registry to  Measure

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