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This issue of QIO News is focused on how the QIO Program is working to ensure that people with Medicare have access to high-quality home health care, particularly in rural communities.
QIOs in Action
A new, evidence-based toolkit developed by Health Services Advisory Group is helping hospitals evaluate and reduce readmissions that occur within seven days of discharge.
Health Quality Headlines
2018 CMS Quality Conference Day 1 Recap: Making Commitments to Reduce Burden and Improve Quality
Missed the 2018 CMS Quality Conference? Watch a recap of the Grand Plenary on Day 1. The conference opened with a call to action from Quality Improvement and Innovation Group leadership, and a keynote address from CMS Administrator Seema Verma on the need to put patients first.
2018 CMS Quality Conference Day 2 Recap: Improving Patient Experience with a More Flexible Health Care System
Missed the 2018 CMS Quality Conference? Watch a recap of the Grand Plenary on Day 2. The second day of the 2018 CMS Quality Conference focused on the need for a more patient-focused health care system that gives clinicians and patient and family advocates the tools, time and resources they need to improve care outcomes.
2018 CMS Quality Conference Day 3 Recap: Celebrating Success and Winding Up to Accomplish Bold Goals
Missed the 2018 CMS Quality Conference? Watch a recap of the Grand Plenary on Day 3. The last day of the conference featured a motivational message from the award-winning former associate chief information officer of the Internal Revenue Service, the presentation of two Health Equity Awards, and some closing inspirational words from CMS leadership.