Electronic Clinical Quality Improvement (eCQI)
Electronic Clinical Quality Improvement (eCQI) uses a variety of processes , health IT tools, standards and measurement to help continuously improve the quality of care, support improved health and outcomes. Health IT enables this improvement through the rapid feedback of performance via electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs) as well as real-time improvement tools such as clinical decision support (CDS).
eCQI StandardsElectronic Clinical Quality Improvement Standards
Specifications for electronic clinical quality measures for use in Medicare and Medicaid programs are created by CMS and certified by ONC. Measures quantify improvement in the quality and safety of care, health outcomes of populations, and provider and patient experience of care. The standards used for the electronic representation of quality data formats in eCQMs are proposed and approved by standards organizations and stakeholders in the eCQI community and approved by CMS for measures used within their quality incentive programs. Tools are that help with the development, testing and certification of eCQMs are highlighted on the eCQM tools page.
Friday, April 21
Thursday, April 20
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- 3:39pm EDTEvent Reminder: Cooking with CQL: or How to Incorporate CQL into HQMF for eCQMs Webinar : Apr 20 2017 - 4:00pm Reminder: Cooking with CQL: or How to Incorporate CQL into HQMF for eCQMs Webinar : Apr 20 2017 - 4:00pm The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invites you to a “Cooking with Clinical Quality Language (CQL): or How to Incorporate CQL into Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF) for Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs)” webinar. The Cooking with CQL series provides an interactive environment for measure developers. The upcoming session will feature open discussion from subject matter experts on the Measure Authoring Tool (MAT), show how to express measures using CQL and review prepared questions.To register for the webinar taking place on Thursday April 20, 2017 at 4:00 P.M. EST go to: https://battelle.webex.com/battelle/onstage/g.php?MTID=eba7c3427b42ef3b55043d1aeacd343efPlease submit CQL related questions to email@example.com. If you have any other questions or need additional information about this webinar, please contact Amira Elhagmusa at firstname.lastname@example.org or 614-424-4855
Wednesday, April 19
- 2:07pm EDTEvent Reminder: QDM User Group Webinar : Apr 19 2017 - 2:30pm Reminder: QDM User Group Webinar : Apr 19 2017 - 2:30pm JOIN WEBEX MEETINGhttps://esacinc2.webex.com/esacinc2/j.php?MTID=mb962393406b2f4cf8f09d16d996ee5ecMeeting number (access code): 315 298 641Meeting password: QDM2017JOIN BY PHONE+1-415-655-0002 US TollCan't join the meeting?https://help.webex.com/docs/DOC-5412IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that this WebEx service allows audio and other information sent during the session to be recorded, which may be discoverable in a legal matter. By joining this session, you automatically consent to such recordings. If you do not consent to being recorded, discuss your concerns with the host or do not join the session.