Quality Improvement Activities

Performance Improvement Activities by Flex Program Area

1.  QUALITY IMPROVEMENT

TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

MEETINGS & NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

PIN RESOURCES & QI PROGRAMS

MBQIP (Medicare Beneficiaries Quality Improvement Project)

» PATIENT SAFETY & INPATIENT (ED Throughput-2, HCW Immunizations & Antibiotic Stewardship + HAIs, Readmissions, Falls, Adverse Drug Events)

*NEW* Patient Safety- Best Practices Toolkit- Cynosure Health

  • Inpatient ED Throughput
  • Healthcare Worker Immunization
  • Upcoming Webinar:  Vaccine Preventable Diseases: who is calling the shots?
    • Join us for an interactive webinar, facilitated by Barb DeBaun, MSN, RN, CIC, from Cynosure Health,  that will explore the most common barriers and excuses associated with vaccine administration.  We will include an overview of how vaccines work, why they are good but not perfect, and how failure to vaccinate results in outbreaks and harm.  A focus on influenza vaccination of patients and healthcare providers shall be included.  Please join us for a session where you will have the opportunity to collaborate with your peers, contribute suggestions for success and walk away with a few new ideas.  CE credit for nurses will be offered.
  • Inpatient Influenza Immunization
  • Antibiotic Stewardship

*NEW* Antibiotic Stewardship in the Outpatient Setting- Cynosure Health

» PATIENT SATISFACTION

» CARE TRANSITIONS (ED Transfer Communications)

» OUTPATIENT CARE

*NEW* Outpatient Best Practices Toolkit- Cynosure Health

2.  FINANCIAL & OPERATIONAL IMPROVEMENT

3.  POPULATION HEALTH