Help with searching for quality indicators
Search for quality indicators
As the first step, please select the body areas whose quality indicator(s) interest you. In the second step, the corresponding service area(s) are displayed. The result displays hospitals relevant to the quality indicator(s) of the selected service area(s).
Search for external quality assurance pursuant to state law
Choose the service area that is of interest with regard to its implementation of external quality assurance measures pursuant to state law.
The result displays hospitals participating in quality assurance measures due to state regulations in the service area that interests you.
Please note that quality assurance measures pursuant to state law are only obligatory in a few federal states. Searching by this indicator may therefore yield few or no hits.
Search for participation in disease management programmes
Select the disease management programme (DMP) that interests you. aus.
The result displays all hospitals participating in your chosen DMP and performing corresponding quality assurance measures.
Search for implementation of the German Minimum Volumes Agreement
Select the service area of interest with regard to its implementation of the German Minimum Volumes Agreement pursuant to section 137 subsection 1 sentence 3 No. 3 of the German Social Code, Book V (SGB V).
The result displays the hospitals providing services in the service area for which minimum volumes are determined pursuant to the German Minimum Volumes Agreement.
The German Minimum Volumes Agreement agrees e.g. minimum volumes for liver transplants. If you select "Liver transplant", the result will display all hospitals providing the service "Liver transplant". As a rule, these hospitals fulfil the minimum volume requirement. If this is not the case, the exception regulations are displayed.
Search for implementation of the quality of structure agreement
Select the quality of structure agreement whose implementation status interests you.
The result displays the hospitals implementing your chosen quality of structure agreement.
These quality of structure agreements constitute a quality assurance measure based on section 137 subsection 1 sentence 1 No. 2 of the German Social Code, Book V (SGB V), which aims to safeguard and improve the quality of the structure, process and results of various hospital services.