Educational Offerings


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Leveraging Data Reports to Drive Quality Improvement - A Webinar Series for MA Hospitals - Friday, April 28, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm and Thursday, May 4, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA), Massachusetts Health and Hospital Association, Massachusetts Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors, and New England QIN QIO have partnered up to offer a webinar series on leveraging data reports to drive quality Improvement.

Join us  as we explore how to interpret and utilize available data reports to drive your hospitals readmission reduction quality improvement efforts. Our first session will focus on CHIA's All-Payer Hospital Specific report and the second will focus on the NE QIN-QIO's Medicare, Fee for Service Hospital Specific report. We will also highlight how Lowell General hospital has utilized the QIO reports to drive their readmission improvement activities.

Upon completion of the series, participants will be able to:

  • Leverage data to drive improvement and change within their facilities
  • Identify available data reports
  • Read and interpret the data
  • Identify and implement quality improvement activities based on data report

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Healthcare Planning: Take the 1st Step WEBINAR - Wednesday, May 17, 2017
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

A Complimentary Webinar on How to Help Your Hospital/Health System's Employees With Advance Care Planning

As part of National Healthcare Decisions Month and our ongoing work in serious illness care, the Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association is hosting a webinar for hospitals and health systems on how to provide resources to help employees to plan ahead in the case of serious illness. The webinar is entitled: Healthcare Planning: Take the 1st Step. We’ve put together a panel of health system leaders who will share how they have worked within their own organizations to help provide information..

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The AHA/HRET HIIN  website contains a wealth of tools and resources, including but not limited to: change packages, checklists, best practice presentations and case studies.

These tools and resources can be downloaded and used as part of your patent safety implementation strategy.