2015 Policy Forum
Mark your calendars! Our Policy Forum (formerly Washington Week) will take place June 23-24, 2015 in Washington, DC. Click here for additional information on registration and the schedule.
CMS Data: QIOs Improve Care
According to CMS reports, QIOs have prevented more than 95,000 hospitalizations and 27,000 avoidable readmissions among Medicare beneficiaries, saving nearly $912,000,000 nationwide.
Proposal Preparation – Effectively managing and preparing business proposals - Noah Leiden, CPA, Partner Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
Subcontract Management – Issues in identifying, awarding, and managing subcontractors - Noah Leiden, CPA, Partner, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
What's New for the QIOs?
On August 1, 2014, CMS began a new, five-year QIO contract cycle with a number of notable changes to the QIO Program. There are now QIOs solely dedicated to beneficiary and family-centered care or quality improvement technical assistance.