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Aligning Health Measurement in Oregon

Announcements April 4, 2016

"Aligning Health Measurement in Oregon" is a result of two years of research by CHITO to study and develop recommendations around a proliferation of overlapping - and sometimes competing - state, federal, and commercial health care quality reporting initiatives and mandates.

Patients Must Be Part Of Defining Quality And Increasing ValueExternal Link

News March 3, 2016
Health Affairs Blog
Both the public and private sectors are working hard to discover ways to transform the system by increasing value and becoming more responsive to patients’ needs and preferences. These efforts typically require health care data so that opportunities to empower patients, improve care, and control costs can be identified.

CMS proposes Enhanced Data, Claim SharingExternal Link

News February 3, 2016
MassDevice
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services today proposed rules to allow approved qualified entities to share or sell data and analysis of Medicare and private sector claims in hopes of supporting improved care in the healthcare sector.

Total Cost of Care Benchmarks and Physician Practices: An Early Stage Evaluation

Announcements November 25, 2015

During this webinar, representatives of the Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement (NRHI), the Oregon Health Care Quality Corp., MN Community Measurement, and Health Management Associates (HMA) will share findings from an evaluation of this first phase of the Total Cost of Care and Resource Use framework pilot