Primaris leads healthcare quality improvement initiatives for the Medicare program in Missouri as a subcontractor to TMF Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO). As part of the TMF QIN-QIO, Primaris works with Missouri providers to promote patient-centered care, make care safer and more affordable, and improve population health. These initiatives include, but are not limited to:
- Reducing readmissions,
- Improving hospital and physician reporting,
- Improving diabetes self-management,
- Improving cardiac health,
- Improving sepsis,
- Improving nursing home care,
- Reducing medication harm, and
- Improving prevention coordination through HIT.
Check out this fact sheet to learn more. Get involved. Providers, stakeholders, patients and caregivers are all encouraged to participate. Be a part of a larger regional quality improvement community by joining one or more free Learning and Action Networks. You can learn more about these opportunities on their website: www.TMFQIN.org. By becoming a network member, you will take part in significant quality improvement efforts to improve health care in your community, across the region and the nation.
For more information regarding our TMF QIN-QIO work, contact Dorothy Andrae.