January 12

HQIC Community of Practice Call | The Importance of Organizational Components in Pressure Injury Programs

January 12

Hospital-acquired pressure injuries (HAPIs) affect 2.5 million patients per year in the United States, making it a continued hospital priority. Many organizations are in…
  • DVA Learning and Action Networks
  • HQIC
  • Patient Safety
  • Quality Improvement Initiatives (QII)
  • Health Information Technology (HIT)

December 08

HQIC Community of Practice Call | Patient and Family Engagement: An Intervention for Improving Patient Safety and Quality

December 08

Patient and family engagement (PFE) is an area of increasing importance for hospitals. Fostering PFE in health care can lead to measurable improvements in multiple…
  • DVA Learning and Action Networks
  • HQIC
  • Patient and Family Engagement
  • Patient Safety

November 10

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HQIC Community of Practice Call | Patient Safety Culture and Leadership: Reducing All Cause Harm and Achieving a Five-Star Rating

November 10

CMS releases Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings of annual clinical metrics. Hospitals that achieve better outcomes and higher ratings tend to foster a patient safety…
  • DVA Learning and Action Networks
  • HQIC
  • Patient Safety
  • Quality Improvement Initiatives (QII)

October 13

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HQIC Community of Practice Call | A Nationally Place-Setting Initiative in Sepsis Prevention, Screening and Intervention at the Community Level

October 13

The vast majority, approximately 87 percent, of sepsis cases occur in the home and community setting, yet help comprise the top national expense in hospitals, the top…
  • HQIC
  • DVA Learning and Action Networks
  • Long-term Care - Nursing Homes
  • Care Coordination
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Health Equity

September 15

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Sustainable Sepsis Systems 3-Part Series

September 15

Sepsis is a broadly defined syndrome with a high mortality rate. Early recognition and initiation of treatment can improve patient outcomes. Consequently, quality…
  • Training
  • Patient Safety
  • COVID-19 and Infection Control

This event takes place in the past

HQIC Community of Practice Call | Recognizing and Addressing Hypoglycemia in the Hospital Setting

September 15

Join Health Quality Innovators and their special guest speaker Kimberly Varney Gill, Pharm.D., Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Endocrinology and Associate Professor of…
  • DVA Learning and Action Networks
  • HQIC
  • Patient Safety
  • Care Coordination

August 25

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Sepsis Care in 2022: Identification + Management Strategies to Optimize Patient Outcomes

August 25

One person dies every 2 minutes in the U.S. daily from sepsis. Many organizations have initiated programs around the caring for the septic patient that falls short of…
  • Training
  • DVA Learning and Action Networks
  • HQIC
  • Patient Safety

August 24

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Operationalizing Health Equity Practices Greetings

August 24

Achieving health equity by reducing and eliminating health disparities is an important overarching goal for federal and private payers alike; therefore, hospitals and…
  • HQIC
  • Health Equity

August 11

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HQIC Community of Practice Call | Readmissions: Multiple-Admission Patients

August 11

Patients who are frequently admitted to hospitals are likely to have multiple complex chronic conditions. These frequent hospital admissions may be considered an…
  • HQIC
  • Long-term Care - Nursing Homes
  • Behavioral Health
  • Care Coordination
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Patient Safety
  • DVA Learning and Action Networks

July 14

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HQIC Community of Practice Call | Optimal Z Code Utilization and Reimbursement Opportunities

July 14

The CMS Office of Minority Health reports that one barrier to consistent collection of patient social determinants data is a lack of knowledge about Z codes, the special…
  • HQIC
  • Care Coordination
  • DVA Learning and Action Networks
  • Quality Improvement Initiatives (QII)