To improve the quality of medication management and use across healthcare settings with the goal of improving patients' health through a collaborative process to develop and implement performance measures and recognize examples of exceptional pharmacy quality.
PQA 10th Annual Meeting - May 13-15
PQA Quality Forum Lecture Series - April 23, 1PM (Eastern), Learning from State Based Initiatives: How the Washington Health Alliance is Using Performance Measures to Drive Quality Across Health Care Providers, Presenter: Susie Dade, Deputy Director, Washington Health Alliance
Each PQA member organization will have the opportunity to vote on the endorsement of new performance measures on May 14th at the PQA Annual Meeting.
PQA kicked off its 2015 measure development efforts with each of the ten Measure Development Teams meeting in March and each of the four Stakeholder Advisory Panels meeting in early April.
PQA Ambassadors serve as "quality champions" at each school of pharmacy, and are a resource for both student pharmacists and faculty interested in quality improvement, performance measurement, and the transformation of the US healthcare system to a value-based system.
PQA "On the Road"
PQA staff members participate in a number of formal committees and panels and also attend and present at a diverse array of healthcare conferences. Information on some of the more notable staff activities is presented for your review.
PQA Welcomes New Members...
AllazoHealth, dunnhumby, ExceleraRx Corp., Inmar, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, mscripts, Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy, PrescribeWellness, University of the Sciences, Verisk Health