us to adopt nationally developed criteria to improve quality and assure proper care to Nebraska Medicare beneficiaries," said Tina Georgy, CIMRO of Nebraska Chief Executive Officer. "In addition to changes in CMS operations, it became more important than ever for QIOs to adhere to guidelines based on the latest evidence found in medical literature. We now have that with the Care Guidelines
Scott Harris, Milliman Care Guidelines Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, added, "The Care Guidelines incorporate quality measures from the Hospital Quality Alliance (CMS Core Measures). These measures, and other evidence-based clinical tools included in the Care Guidelines to improve quality of care, enable QIOs to effectively manage their review processes and quality initiatives."
CIMRO of Nebraska is a not-for-profit quality improvement organization. CIMRO of Nebraska's network of experts includes physician reviewers, registered nurses, allied health professionals, case managers, and data and research analysts. CIMRO of Nebraska works with healthcare providers to improve the quality of care for Nebraska Medicare beneficiaries.
About Milliman Care Guidelines
Milliman Care Guidelines, LLC, A Milliman Company, is located in Seattle, and independently develops and produces evidence-based clinical guidelines and software used by more than 1,000 clients, including hospitals, providers and health plans. Covering the continuum of care, the seven-product Care Guidelines series is updated annually by an experienced team of clinicians and are used to support the care of more than one in three Americans. For more information, visit www.careguidelines.com.
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