Questions? Contact aswierczewski@msv.org or 804-377-1053

shoran

/Stephen Horan

About Stephen Horan

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Stephen Horan has created 38 blog entries.
22 03, 2017

STEPS Forward: Practical Strategies for Optimizing Medical Practice

2017-03-22T10:36:19-04:00March 22nd, 2017|

The pressure on health care practices to be accountable for quality and cost is real and intensifying.  But sometimes we need to optimize our underlying practice structure and culture before we can devote adequate time and thought to producing quality breakthroughs that really matter.  STEPS Forward can help by providing quick-start ideas for streamlining workflow and creating more time for clinicians to do what they do best.

STEPS Forward is a practice-based initiative produced by the American Medical Association. As stated on the STEPS Forward website:

Our goal is to provide you with proven strategies that can improve practice efficiency and help you reach the Quadruple Aim — better patient experience, […]

9 03, 2017

The 6:18 Initiative: Accelerating Evidence into Action

2017-03-14T10:37:14-04:00March 9th, 2017|

The 6:18 initiative targets 6 common and costly health conditions using 18 proven interventions.  6:18 is a national initiative of the CDC that can be implemented in every community and practice setting.  From the 6:18 website:

CDC is partnering with health care purchasers, payers, and providers to improve health and control health care costs. CDC provides these partners with rigorous evidence about high-burden health conditions and associated interventions to inform their decisions to have the greatest health and cost impact. This initiative offers proven interventions that prevent chronic and infectious diseases by increasing their coverage, access, utilization and quality. Additionally, it aligns evidence-based preventive practices with emerging value-based payment […]

8 11, 2016

Community Hypertension Program Ideas from the AHRQ Innovations Exchange

2016-12-15T12:20:00-04:00November 8th, 2016|

This content is only accessible by participants in the SYNC Program. If you are participating in the program and already have access to this online platform, log in here.

Click here to Register for access to this online platform.

If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact Amy Swierczewski at aswierczewski@msv.org or 804-377-1053.

8 11, 2016

Cervical Cancer Screening Ideas from the AHRQ Innovations Exchange

2016-12-20T16:35:26-04:00November 8th, 2016|

This content is only accessible by participants in the SYNC Program. If you are participating in the program and already have access to this online platform, log in here.

Click here to Register for access to this online platform.

If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact Amy Swierczewski at aswierczewski@msv.org or 804-377-1053.