2021 Quality Leadership Series: Value Measurement and Hospital Rankings
This session will feature a panel of member CQOs and Vizient experts discussing their approach to navigating the “sea of health care rankings,” including CMS Stars, Leapfrog, US News, and the Vizient Quality & Accountability Report. Members will learn the key methodological differences between hospital rankings and hear strategies related to how the Q&A scorecard and other rankings are used to internally align and improve organizational performance. They will also learn how two different organizations have successfully improved performance to achieve high rankings.
- Review the key methodological differences in the hospital ranking systems and how to set strategy for improved outcomes.
- Discuss recent changes in the CMS Star Rating methodology and how it impacts hospital scores.
- Summarize how two healthcare systems successfully took steps to improve organizational performance and achieve high scores in the hospital ranking systems.
Tom Villanueva, DO, MBA, FACPE, SFHM
Associate Vice President, Clinical Resources (physician planner)
Senior Networks Director
Donna McNutt, MS, RN
Ryan Carroll, MBA
Director, National Imperatives
Chad Vandenberg, MPH
Chief Quality Officer
Brandi Sommer, B.Sc., CPHQ
Senior Quality Analyst
Mary Lanning Memorial Healthcare
Joint Accreditation Statement:
In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
This activity is designated for 1.00 contact hours.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR HEALTHCARE QUALITY
This program has been approved by the National Association for Healthcare Quality for a maximum of 1.00 CPHQ continuing education credits for this event.
Vizient, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 ANCC
- 1.00 CPHQ – Certified Professional Healthcare Quality
- 1.00 General CEU – Attendance