Keyword: National Quality Forum
The NQF and the BCBSA have teamed up to launch a new playbook aimed at increasing access to medication-assisted treatment for opioid addiction.
The Leapfrog Group found that one in four hospitals do not meet its standard for handling serious events that should never happen to a patient.
Filmmaker Mike Eisenberg has made a film about patient safety, retracing his pioneer father, John M. Eisenberg, M.D.’s footsteps.
This public-private partnership could ring in "the beginning of a new era in patient care and empowerment," according to CMS's CMO.
The National Quality Forum has released a set of quality measures it says will put rural providers “on a pathway” to improvement.
The National Quality Forum's Measure Applications Partnership has released its annual report, and this year focuses on easing administrative burdens.
Researchers and physicians at UPMC have created a map of referral regions expected to help policymakers improve overall care quality.
One factor driving the cost of U.S. healthcare is physician salaries, and more physician practice news.
The National Quality Forum wants to make shared decision-making a common standard of care.
The NQF plan targets healthcare disparities more explicitly in performance-based payment systems.