At the end of October 2021, the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports will be moving to a new AHRQ Data Tools site. Please check back here for updated information on how to access the new AHRQ Data Tools site, and be sure to bookmark the new link.
The 2019 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality shows the progress and opportunities for improving healthcare quality and reducing healthcare disparities. Chartbooks on specific topics, such as access to care, patient safety, and healthy living, provide more detailed information. In addition, downloadable slides are available for presentations.
Learn about other QDR analyses by visiting our Data Spotlights and Infographics page.
The 2018 Chartbook on Patient Safety is available online on the AHRQ website.
The 2019 Chartbook on Patient Safety will be available soon.
This updated Patient Safety chartbook is part of a family of documents and tools that support the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report (QDR). This chartbook includes a summary of trends across measures of patient safety from the QDR and figures illustrating select measures of patient safety. A PowerPoint version is also available that users can download for presentations.