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  • HSAG Project Highlighted in QIO Progress Report

    Tuesday, April 7, 2015

    The latest QIO Program Progress Report describes how HSAG's partnership with El Rio Community Health Center in Tucson, Ariz., resulted in the spreading of best practices for preventing adverse drug events nationwide. See HSAG's video and write-up in the "Snapshots of Success" Better Care section. 

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  • HSAG Resource Helps Physicians Close the Gap in Minority Disparities

    Tuesday, April 7, 2015

    HSAG recently developed the "Promising Practices" tool, which offers more than 70 evidence-based, expert-recommended interventions to help physicians prevent and reduce disparities in cardiovascular-related conditions among minority populations.

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  • HSAG Uses CDC’s TAP Strategy to Reduce Harmful HAIs

    Thursday, March 12, 2015

    During a CDC pilot project to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections, Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) helped test the CDC’s TAP strategy to identify hospital units with the most need for HAI reduction.

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  • CMS Data Reinforces That Processes Are Easier to Improve Than Outcomes

    Tuesday, March 3, 2015

    U.S. healthcare facilities are improving more rapidly on process measures than on clinical outcome measures, according to a new CMS report produced by HSAG. Overall, the nation saw improvement on most publicly reported measures evaluated 2006-2013.

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  • Check. Change. Control. Program Empowers People to Monitor and Manage Blood Pressure

    Monday, February 9, 2015

    HSAG partnered with the American Heart Association (AHA) to offer an eight-week health education program designed to improve heart health through blood pressure control. The program, "Check. Change. Control™." involves weekly one-hour classes on a variety of health topics related to hypertension and cardiac disease.

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