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.

Fact Sheet

Participation Agreement

Contact Information

Illinois

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

Naji Hattar
Naji.Hattar@area-d.hcqis.org