Pascal Metrics Blog2022-05-09T08:20:48-05:00

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Transforming Risk Management in Healthcare

The most important goal of risk management should not be to minimize payout but to deliver a superior patient experience at a lower cost.  Identifying serious harm or the risk thereof within 24 hours and acting to ameliorate and avoid with a requisite level of transparency is the path to a new generation of risk management.

June 19th, 2022|Patient Safety, Trending|
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CMS Proposes Another EHR-based Hospital Harm Measure

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released the FY2023 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Proposed Rule governing payment for the inpatient setting.  Prominent in the adverse event domain was the CMS announcement of a new EHR-based hospital harm measure; the opioid-related event eCQM measure (NQF #3501e).

April 26th, 2022|News, Patient Safety, Trending|

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