The Society for Vascular Surgery Patient Safety Organization and The American Heart Association Introduce New Vascular Medicine Registry for the Vascular Quality Initiative

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Chicago, IL/Oakbrook Terrace, IL – The Society for Vascular Surgery Patient Safety Organization® (SVS PSO), in collaboration with The American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, is excited to introduce the Vascular Medicine Registry (VMR) for the Vascular Quality Initiative (VQI)….Read More

SVS PSO Associate Medical Director – Application Deadline 10/31

Title:  Associate Medical Director
Reports to: SVS PSO Medical Director
Status: Part-Time, With a modest honorary associated with this position and the potential to advance into the role of SVS PSO Medical Director

Summary
The Society of Vascular Surgery Patient Safety Organization (SVS PSO) Associate Medical Director will be responsible for assisting the SVS PSO…Read More

MDedge News: In PAD, dropping statins ups death risk 43%

See for article and video clip from Vascular Specialist Online
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https://www.mdedge.com/vascularspecialistonline/article/207370/peripheral-vascular-disorders/pad-dropping-statins-ups-death?utm_source=News_VASC_eNL_091019_F&utm_medium=email&utm_content=In%20PAD,%20dropping%20statins%20ups%20death%20risk%2043%25
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Dr. Dopheide reported no outside sources of funding and no conflicts of interest.
koakes@mdedge.comSOURCE: Dopheide, J., et al. ESC Congress…Read More

Medstreaming/M2S and the SVS VQI Partner to Help Device Manufacturers Meet European Union Medical Device Regulations (EU MDR)

Medstreaming/M2S, a leading performance management solutions company that offers innovative technology and services for healthcare providers, medical societies, and industry partners, has collaborated with the Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Quality Initiative (SVS VQI) to provide real-world evidence data to help device manufacturers meet regulatory requirements, including the new European…Read More

Participation Awards 2018 to be released in March

The results of the 2018 participation awards will be released in March.  Sites will receive their individual results and a listing of all awards recipients will appear on the VQI website.
A short review of the scoring process:
Points needed for each Star level are as follows:

  • 0 Stars                     < 17 points
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2019 VQI@VAM – June 11th/12th – National Harbor, MD

Registration is OPEN for the 2019 VQI Annual Meeting

2019 VQI Annual Meeting (VQI@VAM)

Dates: Tuesday, June 11 – Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Place:  Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, MD (outside Washington, DC)

This year the program will be a half-day on Tuesday and a full day…Read More