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    QIO News Special Edition: Celebrating Five Years of QIO Program Success
    As the QIO Program 11th Scope of Work comes to an end, leaders at the QIIG within the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Center for Clinical Standards and Quality celebrate the last five years of health care quality improvement.
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    Effective June 8: New Service Areas for BFCC-QIOs
    People with Medicare who have a quality of care concern, can get help from their Beneficiary and Family Centered Care-QIO. Locate your BFCC-QIO service area today. 
  • Use Person-Centered Language to Reduce Alzheimer’s Stigma
    ICYMI: Learn how person-centered communication can play a big part in destigmatizing Alzheimer's disease. 

QIO News

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As the QIO Program 11th Scope of Work comes to an end, CMS leaders are celebrating five years of health care quality improvement. In this special issue of QIO News, Quality Improvement and Innovation Group Director Dennis Wagner and Chief Medical Officer for Quality Improvement Dr. Paul McGann reflect on the progress made so far — and the evolution they see ahead. 

QIOs in Action

Lake Superior QIN targeted underserved populations to improve diabetes management, health care access, awareness and outcomes.