From this page, you can download the files needed to conduct the three versions of the CAHPS Clinician & Group Surveys: 12-Month Survey, Patient-Centered Medical Home Survey, and Visit Survey. For each survey version, you will have access to the following:

  • The questionnaires for adults and children.
  • Supplemental items that you can add to your questionnaire.
  • Guidance on administering the survey and preparing the data for analysis.
  • SAS®-based analysis programs and instructions for analyzing survey results.
  • Guidance on reporting survey results.

To learn about the documents available to support your use of the Clinician & Group Surveys, read: What's Available for the Clinician & Group Surveys ( PDF [ PDF file - 191.06 KB] , PDF Help).

To learn how the versions of the survey differ, read: CAHPS Clinician & Group Surveys: Overview of the Questionnaires ( PDF [ PDF file - 430.65 KB] , PDF Help).


Download 12-Month Survey and Instructions: Use this survey to ask adults and children about their experiences with care from a doctor’s office in the last 12 months. Read about this version of the survey at https://cahps.ahrq.gov/surveys-guidance/cg/12-month/index.html.


Download Patient-Centered Medical Home Survey and Instructions (includes 12-Month Survey with Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Items): Use this survey to ask adults and children about their experiences with care from a patient-centered medical home in the last 12 months. Read about this version of the survey at https://cahps.ahrq.gov/surveys-guidance/cg/pcmh/index.html.


Download Visit Survey and Instructions: Use this survey to ask adults and children about their experience with care at their most recent visit to a doctor’s office. Read about this version of the survey at https://cahps.ahrq.gov/surveys-guidance/cg/visit/index.html.