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Download MONAHRQ


Step 1

Download documentation and installation guides.

To download MONAHRQ, you first need to check that your computer has .NET 2.0 and Microsoft SQL. If your computer does not have these two free programs, you can download them below (Step 2).

Installation Guide: Detailed instructions on how to check your computer for requirements and install MONAHRQ components.
  • MONAHRQ Step-by-Step Installation Guide (PDF file, 189 KB: PDF Help).
User Guide: Download the Host User Guide and print it out. We strongly recommend that you follow the MONAHRQ Host User Guide closely.
  • MONAHRQ Host User Guide (PDF file, 3.1 MB; PDF Help).
  • MONAHRQ Permissions Guide (PDF file, 276 KB; PDF Help).
  • Optional: MONAHRQ Host User Guide Technical Addendum 1 for version 1.0: Using Both the Reporting and Website Generation Features (PDF file, 892 KB; PDF Help).

Step 2

Install Microsoft .NET 2.0 Framework if not currently installed. Save and run the correct version based on your system (32 or 64 bit).

Step 3

Install Microsoft SQL Server Express if not currently installed and you do not have access to a networked SQL database server. Save and run the correct version based on your system (32 or 64 bit).

Step 4

Install the AHRQ Quality Indicator Risk Adjustment program. Save and run the file.

Step 5

Install MONAHRQ, save, and run the file.
Once MONAHRQ is installed you will be able to load your hospital discharge data and generate a Web site. Remember to follow the Host User Guide.

Technical Assistance


Please contact technical support at MONAHRQ@ahrq.gov or 1-888-720-1824 for assistance.

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Keep up with the latest MONAHRQ developments and new releases. To join, contact MONAHRQ@ahrq.gov or 1-888-720-1824.
What's New?


What's New?
2014
New! May 22 - MONAHRQ® 5.0 is now available for download!  View the updated Release Notes .  Visit the MONAHRQ 5.0 demo site (Note: demo site displays simulated data).

2013
November 13 - MONAHRQ® 4.1 Build #3 is available for download!  View the updated Release Notes to see the issues resolved in this build. 

August 7 - MONAHRQ® 4.1 Build #2 is available for download!  View the updated Release Notes to see the issues resolved in this build.

May 7 - MONAHRQ® 4.1 is available for download! Version 4.1 includes many new features and updates.

2012
December 18 - MONAHRQ® 4.0.1 is available for download! Version 4.0.1 is a minor release that includes support for estimated cost savings and other features.

September 18 - Visit the MONAHRQ®-generated Hospital Discharge Health Data Site from the Arkansas Department of Health.

September 6 - The July 2012 CMS Hospital Compare file is available for use with MONAHRQ®.

August 27 - The Quick Start Guide highlights changes in version 4.0 for experienced MONAHRQ® users.

August 7 - MONAHRQ® 4.0 is available for download! Version 4.0 is a major release that includes several new features and updates.

 
Internet Citation: MONAHRQ. January 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. www.monahrq.ahrq.gov.
If you have comments, suggestions, and/or questions, please contact monahrq@ahrq.gov.
Last modified 1/4/11.
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