Quality and safety toolkit
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In today’s environment, there’s more pressure than ever to focus on quality improvement and patient safety in healthcare. You’re expected to reduce hospital-acquired conditions (HACs), mortality, readmissions and costs while addressing physician practice evaluation. With CMS reimbursements on the line, you need access to the right data at the right time so you can focus on developing a quality and safety improvement plan to reduce costs and improve outcomes. We’ve compiled some helpful resources to get you started.


Succeeding under the Affordable Care Act series part 1

Succeeding under the Affordable Care Act series part 2

In this series, you’ll hear from our members on reducing readmissions, harm and mortality as well as implementing evidence-based care.

Case studies

Clinical quality: Managing OPPE

Find out how Banner Health manages OPPE for 8,000 MDs in 7 states.

Committing to achieving top quality pays off for NC hospital 

Collaboration inside and outside of Randolph Hospital leads to success in performance improvement.

Original articles

KISS your ICD-10 worries goodbye

Learn how to keep it simple as you prepare for ICD-10.

Measuring harm: It’s complicated

Hear from Premier’s CMO, Dr. Richard Bankowitz, on how to better track and reduce preventable complications.

6 conversations to have with your colleagues this holiday season

With all the changes and challenges in the healthcare industry today, it’s important to engage with one another to make care safer and more cost effective for people everywhere.

Industry news

The way we measure healthcare performance makes no sense

Premier’s CEO, Susan DeVore, talks about the opportunity we have as an industry to improve care for our patients.

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