Registration Opens for HCUP April 17 & 24 Webinar Series

Registration opened on April 10th for the 2019 Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) Spring Webinar Series sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) for health services and policy researchers. Space will be limited.

The first of a two-part webinar series featuring the HCUP databases will take place on Wednesday, April 17th, from 2:00-3:00 PM ET. 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 part of the webinar series covering the HCUP products and tools will take place on Wednesday, April 24th, from 2:00-3:00 PM ET. 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 at https://www.hcup-us.ahrq.gov/hcup_web_wkshop.jsp. For questions, please contact hcup@ahrq.gov.