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Sharing Strategies to Reduce Readmissions

Reducing readmissions is a national priority for payers and providers seeking to improve healthcare and lower costs. In an effort to help each other reduce our readmission rates, this recording offers strategies and interventions that our collaborative members have in place for reducing readmission rates! Recorded 05/10/2018      

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Sharing Successful Strategies

View this webinar to hear successful strategies for improving on measure rates from the different reporting programs. Recorded: 02/08/2018    

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CMS and Other Resources/Tools for Quality Improvement

View this webinar to review available tools/resources for quality improvement (QI) work and hear QI success stories shared with others! Recorded 11/09/2018    

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Signs of Infection and Sepsis at Home-Stoplight Tool

Sepsis can lead to tissue damage, organ failure and death. This patient education tool from Sutter Health breaks down sepsis signs and symptoms into “green,” “yellow,” and “red” zones. Consider offering this tool to patients and families before discharge to help prevent infection at home.

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2018 MIPS Reference Sheet

This document provides details about the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Quality Payment Program (QPP) final requirements for full participation in MIPS during the 2018 performance period. It also provides a full breakdown of the 2018 Composite Performance Score which is evaluated out of 100 points based on the weighted combination of the …

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Identifying and Treating Patients Who Use Tobacco

Quick fact: Fewer than 25 percent of tobacco users come away from a healthcare visit with counseling or medicine to help them quit—let’s change that. Download the Million Hearts® Tobacco Cessation Action Guide to help people in your community quit smoking.

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2018 QPP Series: A Closer Look at the Promoting Interoperability and Improvement Activities Performance Categories

The 2018 Quality Payment Program Year 2 continues with many of the flexibilities included in the Transition Year while other requirements are increasing. In this recording, Sandy Swallow (QIN) and Michelle Brunsen (SURS) take a closer look at the Promoting Interoperability (PI) and Improvement Activities (IA) performance categories and how these changes will affect clinicians …

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Register Now for QAPI Relay!

Improve your quality measures with accurate minimum data set (MDS) coding! A simple change in MDS coding procedures can make a big difference in the accuracy of the long-stay quality measures for your facility. Telligen’s free QAPI relay class is designed to give you and your team the tools you need to refine your MDS …

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Telligen’s 2018 National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit Poster

Telligen’s work as a partner in the Flu Fighters! initiative will be highlighted in the poster session of the 2018 National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit on May 17 and 18 in Atlanta, Georgia. This poster evaluates the impact of the Flu Fighters! program and explores what’s working and where there’s room for improvement after …

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KEPRO Patient Navigation Program

It can be very overwhelming for Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries to make their way through difficult medical systems and to understand healthcare treatments and terms. KEPRO’s Patient Navigation program can help them partner in and take control of their own health. KEPRO’s Patient Navigators can: Help coordinate care Offer tips on how to manage medications Help …