The 2019 CMS Quality Conference concluded with an inspirational speech from a former HHS Secretary, the presentation of two Health Equity Awards, discussions about rural health and clinical practice transformation, and a closing request from CMS leadership. 
Researchers at the Georgia Health Policy Center delivered their training module on "Understanding the Rural Landscape" with attendees of the 2019 CMS Quality Conference. 
CMS released its first Rural Health Strategy in May 2018 to advance the state of rural health care in America and contribute to the agency’s goals of putting patients first and improving their quality of care. 
Alaska’s expansive geography poses significant challenges when it comes to providing health care services to Alaska’s citizens. Here’s how Mountain – Pacific Quality Health and Indian Health Service (IHS) networks teamed up to promote antimicrobial stewardship in Alaska’s remote communities. 
Alaska’s expansive geography poses significant challenges when it comes to providing health care services to Alaska’s citizens. Here’s how Mountain – Pacific Quality Health and Indian Health Service (IHS) networks teamed up to promote antimicrobial stewardship in Alaska’s remote communities.