QIO News

Patient Safety Word Cloud

In honor of Patient Safety Awareness Week, this issue of QIO News looks at how QIN-QIO’s are working to improve patient and medication safety, including antibiotic stewardship and reducing opioid abuse. 

QIOs in Action

Native Americans are at an increased risk for diabetes. HSAG—the QIN-QIO serving Arizona, California, Florida, Ohio, and the U.S. Virgin Islands—recently launched its first diabetes self-management education (DSME) training classes in Northern California to help spread best practices for diabetes care among the area’s Native American population.