HCUP-3Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project
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The QIs were calculated only for hospitals where the denominators were greater than or equal to 30 following the recommendation of HCUP-3.
The result of a partnership between the federal government and states, HCUP-3 consists of two databases of patient-level information for inpatient hospital stays in a uniform, protected format.
The original objectives of the HCUP-3 project were to develop a large hospital database for research purposes and to develop a uniform format for the data that would be included.