HCUP Online Tutorial Series

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HCUP Online Tutorial Series

Description

This series of free, interactive courses provide Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) data users with information about HCUP data and tools, and training on technical methods for conducting research with HCUP data. The online courses are modular, so users can either move through an entire course, or access sections that interest them the most.

The courses include the following:

  • HCUP overview course
  • Load and check HCUP data
  • Calculating standard errors
  • HCUP sample design
  • Producing national HCUP estimates

Developer:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Funding Sources:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

History

Release Date: 2011
Original Summary: June 2011
Last Updated: 09/28/11

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