Webinars: 2019 Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project Overview by AHRQ

Wednesdays, April 17 and 24, 2019
2 to 3 p.m. (ET)

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is sponsoring two webinars, held on consecutive Wednesdays, on the 2019 Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) for health services and policy researchers. Space is limited.

The first of a two-part webinar series featuring the HCUP databases will take place from 2-3 p.m. (ET) Wednesday, April 17, 2019. This one-hour session will introduce health services and policy researchers to HCUP with a project overview, explain the HCUP Partnership, discuss the making of the HCUP State and Nationwide databases, and finally review how to obtain and access the data as well as other HCUP resources.

The second webinar covers the HCUP products and tools will take place from 2-3 p.m. (ET) Wednesday, April 24, 2019. This one-hour session will introduce health services and policy researchers to the HCUP products and tools, including the free online query tools HCUPnet and Fast Stats, explain how to add value to your data with HCUP Supplemental files and software, and provide an overview of our publications and associated resources.

For complete information, please visit the HCUP-US website, and register here. Contact hcup@ahrq.gov for more information.