QIO Success Stories
San Antonio Practice Uses Medicare Wellness Visits to Improve Behavioral Health Screening Rates
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) offers two types of visits covered by Medicare: The Welcome to Medicare preventive visit and an Annual Wellness Visit. During these visits, primary care physicians develop and update a personalized prevention health plan based on a patient’s health and risk factors determined from a Health Risk... full story
District of Columbia’s Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative: Improving Resident’s Quality of Life
Over one million Americans reside in the nation’s 15,800 nursing homes on any given day. Those individuals and an even larger number of their family members, friends, and relatives, must be able to count on nursing homes to provide safe, reliable, high quality care.
The National Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative... full story
Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative: Lake Superior QIN-QIO Supports Six Practice Transformation Networks with Baseline & Follow-Up Assessments
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPI) is a key component of the new CMS Quality Payment Program. TCPI is uniquely designed to help 140,000 clinicians nationwide transform their practices from quantity of services to quality of care. Nationally, the 29 designated Practice... full story