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Sign of the times…the potential new eCQMS part 2

September 16th, 2019 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

As I mentioned in my previous blog, the sign of the times in health care can often be reflected in the proposed (and confirmed) new electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs). […]

Sign of the times…the potential (and confirmed) new eCQMS part 1

September 9th, 2019 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

I have to confess I am starting to show my age. When someone mentions sign of the times, I think of Petula Clark Sign of the times, not the Harry […]

Integrating Sociodemographic Factors into Risk Adjustment: Important Considerations for NQF’s “Robust Trial Period”

October 22nd, 2014 / By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

Why is it necessary that risk adjustment incorporate sociodemographic factors for my diabetic schizophrenic patients who have unstable housing? Healthcare is fundamentally about people. That’s why, at the end of […]

Risk Adjustment and Socioeconomic Status – The NQF Task Force Report

July 18th, 2014 / By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

I was fortunate to serve on the NQF Task Force on Risk Adjustment for Socioeconomic Status or other Sociodemographic Factors (SDF)i. This report generated more comments than any other NQF […]