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By: Jennifer Milton, BSN, MBA, CCTC

Like most of you, I speak, read and listen to a tremendous amount of information on transplant topics involving quality and/or federal policies. Scorecards, standards, monitoring outcomes, and how to “thoroughly” do a “thorough” review are among my...

By: Bridgette Diedrich

If your transplant center is anything like mine, there is endless consternation about what the QAPI team should measure, despite our familiarity with CMS guidance for indicators to monitor. In the QAPI Resource Guide for Transplant Surveyors (2010) it is explained...

F-QAPI is a demanding process requiring 20+ hours a week for meetings alone. Considering the additional time needed to prepare binders, spreadsheets and reports, it is amazing if there is any time left for process improvement....