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The SVS Vascular Quality Initiative (SVS VQI) Surpasses 500,000 Procedures

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

18 Quality Abstracts and the Winning Poster from VQI@VAM

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

Read the Year in Review for 2017/18

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…

VQI@VAM 2018 – See Full Agenda Here and Register Today!

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 – See Final Results

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

VQI@VAM for 2018: Register today!

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