Information for ID physicians on how to earn Medicare Incentive payments for reporting on PQRS measures.
Includes a list of PQRS measures that may be reportable by ID physicians.
A publicly-available Medicare tool that is designed to compare physicians' performance on designated quality and cost measures.
Membership-based organization focused on building consensus around national priorities and goals for performance improvement and on endorsing performance measures for accountability and public reporting.
Convened by the AMA and focused on developing, testing, implementing and disseminating evidence-based measures that reflect the best practices and best interest of medicine.
Practice guidelines are systematically developed statements to assist practitioners and patients in making decisions about appropriate health care for specific clinical circumstances. [Institute of Medicine Committee to Advise the Public Health Service on Clinical Practice Guidelines, 1990]
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A public-partnership that seeks to improve the quality, safety, and affordability of health care.
IDSA developed concepts for quality improvement measures specific to the best practices associated with the treatment of infectious diseases.