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Northeast Health Care Quality Foundation QIO Uses Milliman Care Guidelines(R) for Medicare, Medicaid Reviews

SEATTLE, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Northeast Health Care Quality Foundation, one of the nation's leading Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs), has signed a five-year licensing agreement with Milliman Care Guidelines, LLC, A Milliman Company, to use the Care Guidelines for Medicare utilization ...

NMMRA QIO Uses Milliman Care Guidelines(R) for New Mexico Medicare and Medicaid Reviews

Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines and Software Improve Quality Review Process SEATTLE, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- New Mexico Medical Review Association (NMMRA), a Quality Improvement Organization (QIO), has signed a five-year licensing agreement with Milliman Care Guidelines, LLC, A Milliman C...

IPRO QIO Uses Milliman Care Guidelines(R) for Medicare Reviews in New York State

SEATTLE, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- IPRO, one of the nation's leading Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs), has signed a five-year licensing agreement with Milliman Care Guidelines, LLC, A Milliman Company, to use the Care Guidelines for Medicare utilization and quality reviews in the state of ...

Milliman Care Guidelines(R) Replaces Multiple Guideline Sets for Wisconsin QIO

MetaStar License Will Streamline Healthcare Quality Program Reviews SEATTLE, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- MetaStar, Wisconsin's Quality Improvement Organization (QIO), has licensed clinical guidelines and software from Milliman Care Guidelines LLC, A Milliman Company, to coordinate non-p...

QIO Support Accelerates Hospital Improvement in Heart Care, Researchers Find

...ignificant promise for making additional improvements in Medicare quality. qio contracts with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) run through 20... the report. This includes "intensive support of providers most in need of qio assistance, and development of a more robust monitoring framework that will...

ACS Bowers Certified to Provide Utilization Review for State Medicaid Agencies

... as health quality management services to state Medicaid agencies across the country. Under Federal law, state Medicaid agencies can contract with a qio or QIO- like entity to perform medical and utilization review functions required by law. As part of the QIO-like designation, ACS Bowers can pursue st...

Delmarva Foundation Welcomes New Chief Operating Officer

...vate sectors, Ms. Rozman has an extensive background in public health and human service settings in the United States and Europe including 19 years of qio experience with the Virginia Health Quality Center (VHQC). As the Chief Executive Officer of VHQC for 11 years, she successfully led the organization ...

Delmarva Foundation Implements Medication Therapy Management Program in Maryland and DC

... and Medicare Advantage plans (MA-PDs) to improve the quality of prescription drug therapy for Medicare beneficiaries. Delmarva Foundation, Medicare's qio for Maryland and the District of Columbia, implemented a program aimed at helping Medicare beneficiaries use prescription drugs more appropriately and...

QIO to Be Upgraded

...versight and more competition, less secrecy in the qio operations and major revision of the governance of... lavish salaries and perks were being paid to some qio executives and board members. Many of the qio boards are dominated by physicians and have only a...
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