MHA Today | August 30, 2018

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August 30, 2018

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TJC Announces Pioneers In Quality Webinar
CMS Announces IQR Education Session

Quality and Population Health


TJC Announces Pioneers In Quality Webinar

Staff Contact: Sherry Buschjost

The next webinar in The Joint Commission Pioneers in Quality™: Proven Practices Collection is scheduled for 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18. The program, “Pioneers in Quality™ 2018 eCQM Proven Practices: An Evolutionary Approach and a Model of Collaboration,” will include presentations from representatives of Vail Health Hospital of Vail, Colo., and Texas Health of Arlington, Texas. Registration is required.

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CMS Announces IQR Education Session

Staff Contact: Sherry Buschjost

The next webinar for hospitals participating in the Inpatient Quality Reporting Program is at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12. Registration is required for the webinar, “FY 2019 IPPS Final Rule Acute Care Hospital Quality Reporting Programs Overview.”

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Consider This ...

Gun deaths worldwide total about 250,000 yearly, and the U.S. is among just six countries that make up half of those fatalities. Two-thirds of the deaths in 2016 were homicides, although the U.S. is among wealthy countries where suicides by gun outnumber gun killings.

Source: AP