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NQF

(National Quality Forum, Washington, D.C., www.qualityforum.org) A membership organization that promotes the quality of healthcare in the U.S. It sets national priorities and goals, endorses standards for public reporting and provides education and outreach programs. See healthcare IT.
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8226; NQF 0496 CMS32 ED-3-Median time from ED arrival to ED departure for discharged ED patients.
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Nancy Hanrahan, RN, PhD, FAAN - NQF MAP Duals Eligible Workgroup (psychiatric-mental health expert)
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1 (certification # CC-1112-470465-1) was certified as a Complete EHR on October 1, 2010 and meets the following clinical quality measures: NQF 0013, NQF 0024, NQF 0028, NQF 0031, NQF 0034, NQF 0038, NQF 0041, NQF 0064, NQF 0421.
NQF endorsed the measures after a comprehensive review to determine their adherence to rigorous scientific and technical standards, as well as their ability to identify sufficient gaps in care and address national measurement priority areas.
Consensus standards endorsed by NQF are used for measuring and publicly reporting on the performance of different aspects of the U.
Through its membership with the National Quality Forum, Dialog Medical participated in a workshop that examined strategies for implementing NQF Safe Practice No.
Updates on current and future activities of organizations such as JCAHO, CMS, NQF, Leapfrog, and more, including their impact on provider organizations
An industry update on the current and future activities of organizations such as JCAHO, CMS, NQF, Leapfrog, IHI, NPSF and more, as well as how they will impact provider organizations.
The NQF is a private, not-for-profit membership organization created to develop and implement a national strategy for healthcare quality measurement and reporting.