Immunizations

Fifty to 70 percent of flu-related hospitalizations and 80 to 90 percent of flu-related deaths occur in people aged 65 years and older.

Overview

The Telligen QIN-QIO partners with healthcare providers to achieve 70 percent immunization rates for flu and 90 percent immunization rates for pneumonia within the Illinois senior population.

Our work:

  • Provides you with quality improvement resources and education on immunization best practices.
  • Extends technical assistance to help you analyze and understand available data reports.
  • Helps improve public quality ratings (example: five-star ratings).
  • Creates collaborative opportunities with healthcare peers to share success stories, lessons learned and strategic action plans to improve immunization rates.

Download our fact sheet (below) to learn more about this healthcare quality improvement work.

Feature

Telligen’s Flu Fighters! are back at it!
The Flu Fighters! will be in the Chicagoland area and want to be sure you get all the vaccines you need to stay healthy through the winter. Wondering if you need a flu or pneumonia vaccine? Look no further. Watch the quick video below on the importance of immunizations.

Fact Sheet

Participation Agreement

Download

Physician Practice Participation Agreement

Contact Information

Illinois

Lindsay Pluff
Lindsay.Pluff@area-d.hcqis.org

Gina Jones
Gina.Jones@area-d.hcqis.org