This award recognizes the importance of active participation in the VQI as a critical component of the SVS PSO quality improvement mission.
VQI centers are eligible to receive up to 3 “Stars” depending on the extent of their participation in three categories:
- Rate of long-term follow-up (LTFU) reporting
- Attendance (focused on physicians) at regional quality group meetings
- Number of vascular procedure registries subscribed
For 2016, there were 316 centers eligible for VQI Participation Awards, and 43 received 3 Stars, 69 received 2 Stars and 90 received 1 Star. Results are listed alphabetically by center name.
Click here to see the explanatory letter and detailed listing of centers.