Validating the PRIDIT Method for Determining Hospital Quality with Outcomes Data

Research Projects in Health

The Society of Actuaries Health Section is pleased to make available a research report examining the use of the PRIDIT method for determining hospital quality. The report was authored by Robert Lieberthal and Dominique Comer of the Jefferson School of Population Health.

The report can be accessed by clicking on the link to the right.

If you have any questions or comments regarding the report, please contact Steve Siegel, Research Actuary at

An article about the report can be accessed on the Risk Management and Insurance Review website.

The Health Section would like to thank the following members of the project oversight group and additional reviewers for their review and support of the project:

Lijia Guo, Chair
Cabe Chadick
Song-Song Liao
Jed Linfield
Michael Rasmussen
Sandee Schuster
Jon Shreve
Bram Spector
Sara Teppema
Junjie Zhang
Steve Siegel, SOA Research Actuary
Barbara Scott, SOA Research Administrator