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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

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
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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Call for Posters at VQI@VAM 2019 – Abstract Deadline March 8th!

*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