Prevention Quality Indicators (PQIs) : The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has released an updated version of the PQI ICD-9-CM v6.0.1 for SAS and ICD-9-CM v6.0.2 for WinQI
SAS QI and WinQI ICD-9-CM software improvement includes update to POVCAT values. For users running the risk adjustment program and using the optional feature of including poverty in the risk adjusted rates (instead of risk adjustment) calculations on v6.0 ICD-9-CM, the 2010 poverty rates were being used in the calculations.
The software is available for download at: https://www.qualityindicators.ahrq.gov/Software/
PSIs: The PSI module of the v6.0 ICD-9-CM SAS QI and WinQI software has been temporarily removed from the AHRQ QI website. The PSI module will be re-released in the spring of 2017. The updated PSI module will be released in v6.0.2 ICD-9-CM. Additional information related to this release is available at https://www.qualityindicators.ahrq.gov/News/PSI_v6.0_SASQI_WinQI_Memo.pdf
PDIs: The PDI module for v6.0 ICD-9-CM SAS QI and WinQI will be released in late spring 2017.
ICD-10-CM/PCS v7.0 SAS QI and WinQI Software: The ICD-10 v7.0 ICD-10 CM/PCS software for SAS QI and WinQI will be released in late spring 2017. Please note that v7.0 of the software will not include risk adjustments and only supports data coded in ICD-10-CM.