Medication Safety

One out of every six hospitalizations among older adults occurs because of an adverse drug event.

Overview

The Telligen QIN-QIO collaborates with healthcare providers to help decrease adverse drug event (ADE) rates by 35 percent by 2019 among people with Medicare taking anticoagulants, opioids or diabetes medications.

Our work:

  • Helps you track and monitor healthcare processes and clinical indicators to improve patient health and reduce unnecessary hospitalizations.
  • Provides coaching and feedback on quality improvement efforts as you start interventions and monitor change.
  • Spreads education and expertise through a supportive network of industry experts and peers who know your challenges and offer solutions.

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

Fact Sheet

Participation Agreement

Contact Information

Colorado, Illinois & Iowa

Katy Brown
Katy.Brown@area-d.hcqis.org