The Antibiotic Stewardship Network supports outpatient providers in developing comprehensive antibiotic stewardship programs (also known as antimicrobial stewardship) to support appropriate use of antibiotics and combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Increasing screening of depression and alcohol use disorders in primary care settings, and reducing readmissions from inpatient psychiatric facilities
Cardiovascular Health and Million Hearts
The Cardiovascular Health and Million Hearts® Network works to prevent one million heart attacks and strokes by 2017.
Chronic Care Management
Increasing the number of practitioners effectively implementing and providing chronic care management services to their patients
Health for Life - Everyone with Diabetes Counts
The Health for Life diabetes initiative works with community partners and physicians to help eliminate diabetes health disparities and increase opportunities for diabetes self-management education among underserved populations with diabetes.
Improving immunization rates through improved tracking, documentation and reporting with a special focus on reducing immunization health care disparities
The Meaningful Use Network supports the Regional Extension Centers in assisting providers and hospitals to meet meaningful use criteria.
The Medication Safety Network works to improve coordination of care along with patient and physician engagement to reduce adverse drug events and reduce harm.
Nursing Home Quality Improvement
The Nursing Home Quality Improvement Network works to improve quality of care delivery to nursing home residents.
Patient and Family
This network provides Medicare patients and their families valuable information and the latest news on The Centers for Medicaid & Medicare (CMS) quality improvement projects. In addition, there are tools and resources to help you improve your health and experience with the health care system.
Quality Improvement Initiative
The Quality Improvement Initiative Network collaborates with practitioners and providers to improve the quality of health care provided.
Quality Payment Program
Quality Improvement through the Merit-based Incentive Payment System and Advanced Alternative Payment Models.
The Readmissions Network fosters community coalitions of patients, caregivers and clinical teams to improve the quality of patients’ transitions between health care settings and reduce avoidable hospital readmissions.
The Sepsis Network helps to improve early detection and treatment of sepsis in inpatient and outpatient settings.
Value-Based Improvement and Outcomes
Supporting all venues of health care in lowering costs and improving outcomes to maximize reimbursement