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EDTC-Abstraction Training Offered October 24, 2017:

The EDTC-Abstraction Training is designed to instruct new and seasoned quality data personnel from Small Hospital Improvement Program grant eligible facilities. Join us at the Holiday Inn, 3145 S 9th St., Salina, Kansas on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.

EDTC-Abstraction Brochure

Click Here to Register Online



Why CAHs Should Report on Quality Measures

MBQIP Data Submission Deadlines – 2017-2018 SHIP


Available Help Desks:

Quality Health Indicators (QHi), Stuart Moore,, (785) 233-7436

National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN),, (877) 681-2901

QualityNet,, (866) 288-8912


Additional Resources:

Paul Moore’s Video – Confused about MBQIP?

MBQIP Data Abstraction Training Series

  • Locating CMS Specifications Manuals (13-minute video)
  • Locating CART (CMS Abstraction Reporting Tool) (9-minute video)
  • Outpatient AMI Measures (OP1 – OP5) (23-minute video)
  • Outpatient Chest Pain Measures (OP4 – OP5) (20-minute video)
  • ED Throughput Measures (OP18, OP20, OP22) (19-minute video)
  • Outpatient Pain Management Measure (OP21) (12-minute video)
  • Inpatient Influenza Vaccination Measure (IMM-2) (18-minute video)

Quality Improvement Implementation Guide and Toolkit for Critical Access Hospitals

Medicare Beneficiary Quality Improvement Project (MBQIP) Quality Reporting Guide

NHSN Patient Safety Component Data Entry

Quality Activities by Department