Leadership Summit - Duriing 4th Annual Leadership Summit held on November 12, 2013 Board members, executives from member companies and PQA staff will meet to share insights on the changing quality landscape and models of care, balancing the needs of patients, plans, pharmacies, PBMs and providers in developing and implementing meaningful medication measures, exploring P4P models, as well as to exchange ideas to help PQA as it looks to continue to advance its 3-year strategic plans and initiatives for the coming year. Copies of presentations may be downloaded here:
Laura Cranston's Introductory Presentation
Incorporating the Voice of the Patient into PQA's Work
- Chris Delaney
- Sally Okun
Tying Payment to Performance: Discussion of Existing Models, Contemplated Models and Scalability of Models
- Chris Chan
- Stacey Decembrele
- Scott Pope
Dan Mendelson's Healthcare 2020: New Markets, New Pressures
PQA 9th Annual Meeting & Best Practices Forum
May 28 - 30, 2014 / Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, VA
Thought leaders, policy experts, government insiders, innovators and researchers within healthcare and the quality performance arena, will come together at the PQA 9th Annual Meeting to share insights and ideas on the state of healthcare reform and medication use as it relates to quality performance, measurement and innovation in improving healthcare delivery and patient outcomes. The meeting will take place at the Renaissance Hotel in Crystal City, VA, a short distance from Washington Reagan airport.
The meeting will kick off on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 and conclude by noon on Friday, May 30th. This is a meeting not to be missed as it will be jam packed with knowledgeable and engaging speakers, robust panel discussions, the Quality Awards Recognition Program, Best Practices and Lessons Learned presentations, along with workgroup breakout sessions. Throughout the Annual Meeting ample time will be provided for networking and renewing of relationships with the diverse group of professionals and healthcare stakeholders in attendance. Agenda details will be communicated in the near future, so stay tuned!
Annual Meeting Exhibit Opportunities: This is a great opportunity for select companies to connect with potential business partners and share cutting edge technologies, both high tech and high touch, and demonstrate some of the latest advances in improving medication adherence and safety. The exhibit program is designed to give each exhibitor maximum visibility and will be expanded to include 25 companies this year. For more information contact Jackie Green at jgreen@PQAalliance.org.
Annual Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities: Sponsorship of the Annual Meeting provides organizations the ability to enhance their image with the senior level executives in the healthcare industry. We expect record-breaking attendance that will include executives from chain and independent community pharmacies, health plans, PBMs, AARP, employer coalitions, health IT vendors, practitioner and trade association executives in heathcare, government agency representatives from AHRQ, CMS, and the FDA, pharmaceutical industry associates, and medication therapy management vendors. For more information, contact Jackie Green, jgreen@PQAalliance.org.
PQA 8th Annual Meeting & Best Practices Forum
May 28 – May 30, 2013 / Omni Shoreham, Washington, DC
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On May 28-30, 2013 in Washington, DC thought leaders, policy experts, government insiders, innovators and researchers within healthcare and the quality performance arena, came together at the PQA 8th Annual Meeting to share insights and ideas on medication use as it relates to quality performance, measurement and innovation in improving healthcare delivery and patient outcomes.
The meeting began with the Keynote Address followed by a welcoming reception. On Wednesday, PQA hosted the Quality Awards Recognition Program & Luncheon which recognized health plans that achieved excellence in medication quality and overall excellence in healthcare delivery to their patients based on the CMS Star Ratings. Thursday featured Best Practices and Lessons Learned sessions including insights from the Quality Award winners.
- The State of the Pharmacy Quality Alliance (download)
- Opening Keynote Address: Working Collaboratively to Improve Quality and Patient Care (download)
- Why Quality Matters to Employers (download)
- The Stars are Aligning: An Update on the CMS Star Ratings Program (download)
- PQA Business Meeting: Presentation of PQA Measures Discussion, Review, and Endorsement by Membership (download)
- How Today's Technologies are Shaping the Healthcare of the Future (download)
- Best Practices from PQA Quality Award Recipients: Group Health Cooperative, Kaiser Permanente
- Medication Adherence Best Practices (download)
- Update on Payment Reform & Medicare and Medicaid Innovations (download)
- Best Practices in Care Transitions (download)
- Best Practices & Perspectives from High-Performing MTM Programs