Health Care is Local

Learn about your QIO's work to improve health care.

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QIO Partners

The QIOs are best known for the work they perform on behalf of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the federal agency that administers the QIO Program. But the work to improve health care quality across the nation involves many partners. Learn more about the QIOs’ relationship with CMS and other organizations and stakeholders.

New Data Show QIOs Improve Health Care

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QIOs have proven instrumental in quickening the pace and broadening the spread of positive change in health quality.  QIOs are driving reductions in hospital readmissions and health care associated infections, as well as the incidence of pressure ulcers in nursing homes. They also are working to making care safer by helping to prevent adverse drug events. Learn more >