Quality Forum Lectures featuring the award-winning poster and podium presentations from the PQA Annual Meeting:
August 18 at 1PM (ET)
September 15 at 1PM (ET)
NQF Patient Safety Steering Committee Reviews PQA Opioid Measures
PQA submitted its three opioid overuse measures to the National Quality Forum's (NQF's) Patient Safety Project for NQF endorsement consideration.
Joint AMCP/PQA/PHIT SNOMED Cross-Walk Development Meeting
The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP), Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA), and Pharmacy Health Information Technology (PHIT) Collaborative convened a multi-stakeholder group on July 12-13, 2016 in National Harbor, MD to develop a consensus-based standardized framework for cross-walking medication therapy management (MTM) services to SNOMED CT (Systematized Nomenclaure of Medicine - Clinical Terms) codes.
PQA Seeks Measure Testers
An important part of PQA’s measure development process is to test draft measures using the measure specifications to calculate the rates and to complete additional sensitivity analyses. This step not only is important to determine the feasibility and validity of the measures, but also presents an exciting opportunity for member organizations to partner with PQA and to have early insights into their own performance on the measures.
PQA Insulin Adherence Roundtable