Discover and discuss some successful strategies for improving your measure rates for inpatient structural measures and how to increase healthcare personnel compliance with receiving the annual flu vaccine, thereby increasing your measure rate and decreasing the spread of infection.
Hospital Quality Reporting/Improvement Update Focus: Using Plan Do Study Act (PDSA) for Quality Improvement
During this 40-minute webinar, we discuss the Institute for Healthcare Improvement model for improvement and using the Plan Do Study Act (PDSA) tool for measure-rate improvement as we identify each step. (6/9/16)
Due to the recent call by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for healthcare organizations to focus on disparities in cardiac health, diabetes and immunizations, we focus this one-hour webinar on pragmatic to-do items with an emphasis on payment reform and disparities. We discuss the direction that CMS is headed over the next …
Learn about the development and use of the Patient Activation Measure (PAM) to support people taking charge of their own healthcare. This tool helps gauge a person’s level of activation so resources and interventions can be aligned, which helps to focus efforts on the greatest needs.
This webinar will discuss why, when and how to conduct a root cause analysis using examples in both the ambulatory surgical center and physician practice settings. At the conclusion of this webinar, participants will know how to conduct a root cause analysis. This resource requires registration
Join Telligen’s first Quality Payment Program (QPP) Coffee Talk. This presentation spends time reviewing the components of the QPP as well as identifies the next steps for your preparation efforts. This resource requires registration
This resource requires registration. The presenter shares the 2016 updates for the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), meaningful use and Value Modifier Programs with tips for successful reporting. There will be a focus on where we go next with the transition to the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and the Alternative Payment Models (APMs) for …
Nationally recognized palliative care expert Dr. Diane E. Meier, MD, describes how palliative care improves outcomes for the most seriously ill patients, and demonstrates how to talk with patients and families about its benefits.
This presentation outlines the benefits of using a team charter with a quality improvement team and provides examples of a variety of team charters.
This webinar reviews how and why to use Interventions to Reduce Acute Care Transfers (INTERACT) and Advancing Excellence in the community setting.