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Million Hearts’ Clinical Quality Measures Alignment

Million Hearts’ Clinical Quality Measures Alignment The Million Hearts team worked with private and public partners to align evidence-based clinical quality measures across national reporting initiatives. They have shared that this has helped reduce reporting burden on clinicians, and, as a result, have been able to focus many improvement efforts on outcomes that matter. Visit …

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Particle Pollution

About Particle Pollution Particle pollution—also called particulate matter (PM)—is made up of particles (tiny pieces) of solids or liquids in the air. Research shows that short- and long-term exposure to particulate pollution are both linked to an increased risk of heart attacks and other forms of heart disease. Some particles, such as dust, dirt, soot, …

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Updates in Stroke Neurology {Recording} Webinar

Huge thanks to everyone who turned out for the webinar this last week! Updates in Stroke Neurology Tuesday, May 30, 2017 | 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. ET 49 Minutes In case you missed it, or if you’d like to refer back, you can listen to the full recording of the webinar below: Below I have …

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IPRO Joins Healthcare Payment Reform Campaign

AMBITIOUS NATIONAL EFFORT TO ADOPT ALTERNATIVE REIMBURSEMENT MODELS IPRO has received special recognition from the Health Care Payment Learning & Action Network (LAN), a national public-private partnership aimed at adopting alternative payment models (APMs) that reduce costs and improve outcomes for patients. As a LAN “Committed Partner,” IPRO agrees to take concrete steps to promote …

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QIO Program National Learning Series for Health Care Providers: “Trends in Patient and Family Engagement”

The Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) Program will be holding the next installment of its free “Sharing Knowledge, Improving Health Care“ learning series for health care providers on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016 from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m., EST. The virtual training session, entitled “Trends in Person and Family Engagement,” will feature guest presenters from the Institute for …

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Quality Improvement Team Wins Special Funding to Address Sepsis

(Lake Success, NY) October 14, 2015 – A Medicare quality improvement network has secured special funding from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to improve early identification and treatment of sepsis, a life-threatening inflammatory response to infections, which kills 250,000 Americans each year. The Atlantic Quality Innovation Network (AQIN) — led by IPRO, …

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