Is your Hospital Board Engaged in Quality Improvement?
Access the IHI’s The Board’s Role in Governing Quality from
the Institute for Healthcare Improvement.
Hospital Workplace Violence on the Rise…How Safe Are You?
Access the Joint Commission Checklist of Suggested Prevention Strategies for Workplace Violence on Hospital Units.
Project Firstline: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Infection Control Training
Access the free, online training.
About the Partnership
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded HSAG a Hospital Quality Improvement Contract (HQIC) to provide customized, data-driven quality improvement assistance to meet the specific needs of small, rural, and critical access hospitals; those serving vulnerable populations; and hospitals facing quality improvement challenges.
Quality Improvement Areas of Focus
- Adverse Drug Events
- Emergency Preparedness
- Infection Prevention
- PFE and Disparities
- Quality and Safety
- Readmissions and Care Transitions
- Other Harm Areas