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
Here’s all the latest in Quality Improvement from the VQI with special focus on the VQI Annual Meeting!
VQI Quality Improvement Newsletter – July 2019
This month’s newsletter includes:
JOB OPENING at the SVS PSO
Dates to Remember
VQI Stats and New Members
The SVS PSO is now recruiting for a new position – Clinical Operations Associate
This position will serve under the direction of Carrie Bosela, Director of Clinical Operations of the SVS PSO.
The primary role of this position is to assist with data integrity, PSO regulatory requirements and…Read More
At this year’s VQI Annual Meeting, 25 posters were submitted, and the winner was Rosha Nodine from Baylor Scott & White, The Heart Hospital – Plano for her poster, “How Many Data Managers Does It Take to….”. Well done, Rosha!
To see Rosha’s poster, please click here. To see the…Read More
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
The SVS PSO is forming a work group to examine how the SVS PSO might help members respond to the national opioid epidemic. The work group will be asked to make formal recommendations to the SVS PSO Executive Committee on how the VQI can help assist members with this issue….Read More
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:
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
*Poster Presentation and Networking Reception – Tuesday, June 11th at 5:00PM to 6:30PM
The VQI invites you to submit abstracts for poster presentations at the 4th Annual VQI@VAM Meeting.
The poster session is an opportunity to present your work in quality improvement at the 2019 VQI@VAM Meeting to an audience of vascular surgeons, data…Read More
VQI Educational Webinar: Long-Term Follow-Up Calculations
Feb 13, 2019 2:00 PM Eastern Time (EST)
Please join the PATHWAYS Support team and the SVS PSO for a VQI educational webinar to introduce new updates to the Procedures Requiring Follow-up Report as well as the Long-Term Follow-up Completion Rate Report.