Quality Improvement News
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a new Questions and Answers tool for Inpatient Hospital Reporting (HR).
The new tool is accessible from the Questions and Answers sidebar in the right column of the QualityNet home page. (A link to the Questions and Answers tool for Outpatient Hospital Reporting participants, as well as for the Quality Improvement Organization community, can be found in the same sidebar.)
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Quality Improvement Overview
People with Medicare have the right to quality health care.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) protects Medicare beneficiaries through the work of Medicare Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs), which work directly with health care providers to improve the care they deliver.
CMS also supports quality improvement activities, initiatives and tools for the healthcare community.More »