Quality Measures

Achieving Quality Outcomes: A Perspective from National Quality Forum
As a provider, improving quality outcomes through health IT adoption has never been more important due to the meaningful use of health IT. Leaders from the National Quality Forum (NQF) discuss how their health IT activities are helping drive the industry forward to achieve improved quality outcomes.
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Quality Measurement 101: What You Need to Know for Successful Quality Initiatives at your Organization
A focus on quality improvement initiatives within your healthcare organization is integral to its success. Some benefits of these practices are improved healthcare quality, communication, education, and services within a healthcare setting. With increased spotlight on these efforts due the passage of ARRA and the meaningful use (MU) requirements, this webinar focused attention on these requirements.

Quality Measures in Evolution: Review and Endorsement of Measures by National Quality Forum
Quality improvement initiatives within a hospital setting are critical to its success. The passage of ARRA and Meaningful Use have increased attention on quality measures and reporting with the inclusion of National Quality Forum-endorsed e-measures reporting. Reviewed how the National Quality Forum is reviewing and endorsing quality measures and submission criteria for quality measures with Dr. Helen Burstin, MPH, Senior Vice President for Performance Measures, National Quality Forum.