How Do Health Care Providers Perform in Different Types of Care?
Type-of-care summary measures track consumer aims (staying healthy, getting better, living with illness) with provider roles (preventing sickness, treating acute disease, and managing chronic illness) in maintaining health.
Select one of the types of care below for this State's data:
- Preventive Care measures assess whether health care providers deliver specific services that prevent disease and detect it early.
- Acute Care measures assess how well health care providers deliver specific services known to cure disease or speed recovery.
- Chronic Care measures assess how well health care providers monitor and manage patients with incurable conditions so patients can live better lives.
Explore innovations in different types of care:
AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange: A searchable database of successful and attempted health care innovations, quality tools, and learning and networking opportunities—a resource for those interested in developing and adopting innovations in health care delivery. Select the links below for innovations in different types of care.