1. Brieflу exрlаin the forces thаt led Pineridge Medical Center to launch PQA.
2. List and evaluate the structures and tools PQA employs to improve patient quality and increase provider accountability.
3. What evidence shows that PQA follows best practices?
4. How would you recruit more hospitals and clinicians in southeast Idaho, and how would you market PQA to them and other stakeholders?
5. How would you prioritize and operationalize PQA’s proposed 2017-2019 goals?
3 pages including introduction and q’s 1 thru 3. Not 4 and 5 (only included here to help with the introduction), No conclusion needed.
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