The Society for Vascular Surgery® Vascular Quality Initiative® (SVS VQI) has marked another milestone as it recently surpassed 500,000 procedures. With nearly 500 medical centers, and 3,000 participating physicians entering cases across 12 different vascular procedures, the VQI continues to experience tremendous growth across the United States and Canada.
The VQI…Read More
In addition to the QI Project Guide published in 2016, the SVS PSO has developed the QI Project Guide Supplement: A Focus on the National Quality Initiatives. This Supplement will help you to start and develop your own QI project around the SVS PSO National Quality Initiatives for Discharge Medications…Read More
At the VQI Annual Meeting 2018, VQI centers from across the country and in Canada presented abstracts and posters in a Networking ant Poster Session. Topics included reducing infection, improvement in long term follow-up.
The winner of the Poster Competition was “Implementation of a Structured Protocol to Improve Rates of VQI Registry…Read More
Please click here to read the new Year in Review 2017/18 from the VQI Annual Meeting.
Find out more about the National Quality initiatives, plans for new registries and the new National Varicose Vein Meeting…
We have set the Agenda for the upcoming VQI Annual Meeting, and will be publishing the full speaker roster shortly.
This year, VQI@VAM starts on Wednesday, June 20th, with the morning sessions focused on how the care team can analyze VQI data to initiate QI projects. The afternoon sessions…Read More
2017 VQI Participation Awards
The SVS PSO is pleased to provide you with the results of the 2017 VQI Participation Awards. This award recognizes the importance of active participation in the VQI as a critical component of our quality improvement mission. This is the third year of…Read More
Date: Wednesday, June 20th (full day) through Thursday, June 21st, 2018 (8:00a.m. – 12:00 noon)
Place: Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
The third annual VQI@VAM will once again be held in conjunction with the SVS Vascular Annual Meeting. VQI@VAM sessions will begin on Wednesday, June 20th and continue through noon Thursday,…Read More
Watch this webinar to find out the latest details on MIPS/MACRA and how it may impact reimbursement:
For those members interested in QI Projects and how to get started, see the webinar led by Cheryl Jackson, SVS PSO Quality Director.
Cheryl reviews the credits available in 2018 for QI Projects toward your center’s Participation Awards, as well as explanation of how to get started with your own project.
Happy New Year! We have a new name but the same useful news to keep you up to date with the latest activities in the VQI.
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