quality improvement initiative

Provider relations are key when incentives are absentIn lines of care where improved outcomes aren’t paired with bonus payments, motivating providers and members to close gaps in care can be difficult.
How one hospital reduced pediatric epilepsy emergency visits, admissionsNationwide Children’s Hospital sees dramatic drop in ED visits and inpatient admissions for epilepsy patients with collaborative quality improvement project.
Fall prevention strategies for hospitalsThe CDC says that one out of three older adults falls each year, making falls the leading cause of injuries for adults 65 and older. Here’s how some hospitals and programs are addressing the problem.
Quality improvement program boosts outcomes for teens with asthmaA quality improvement initiative conducted in a primary care setting greatly improved asthma control and outcomes for high-risk adolescents.