MBQIP Basics October 26, 2018

The Medicare Beneficiary Quality Improvement Project (MBQIP) is a quality improvement activity under the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility program of the Health Resources and Services Administration’s Federal Office of Rural Health Policy. The goal of MBQIP is to improve the quality of care provided in critical access hospitals. This project provides an opportunity for individual hospitals to look at their own data, measure their outcomes against other CAHs and work on initiatives to improve outcomes

Efficient Revenue Cycle Processes Project

Efficient Revenue Cycle Processes Project – Open Enrollment Reviewing internal processes and creating efficiencies is a recommended strategy to prepare for value based purchasing. KRHOP is pleased to announce that your facility has an opportunity to participate in a project designed to improve the efficiency of your revenue cycle processes with the application of Lean techniques and tools. Hospitals participating in this project will: Reduce the rate of claims denials; Improve cash flow; Improve patient

Patient Satisfaction Learning Community

Patient and family engagement offers a promising pathway toward better-quality health care, more-efficient care, better patient and employee satisfaction, and improved population health. This project is designed to assist 5-7 Critical Access Hospitals in implementation of patient and family engagement metrics. Anticipated outcomes of this project include: Improve quality and safety; Improve patient experience scores (CAHPS®); Improve patient outcomes; Improve patient satisfaction; and Improve employee engagement and retention. The project will run from March to