“The goal is to transform data into information and information into insight.”

Carly Fiorina

Clinical Data Abstraction Resources

The dedicated efforts of the clinical data abstractor in collecting and reporting accurate information are regarded as critical to the MSQC’ s success because from the data emerges the impetus and inspiration for quality improvement endeavors to favorably affect patient outcomes. Reliable and valid data are ensured through initial and continuous training, data reliability audits and certification exams.


Frequently Used Links

  • Submit Data Definition questions using this form
  • Submit your request to edit locked cases using this form
  • Please complete this form if you need to update contact information, register for New SCQR Training, or report a vacancy of the SCQR at your hospital 
  • 2021 MSQC Program Manual is available in the Workstation Resources
  • MSQC Changelog: this is a running list of MSQC updates and communications