Initiatives - Qsource



Our Goal:
Facilitate widespread, significant improvements in health quality.

Qsource is focused on better patient care, better population health and lower healthcare costs through powerful healthcare collaboration and improvement. We advance the goals of the National Quality Strategy and support the CENTERS for MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES to change the course of healthcare in our nation for the better.

Our Initiatives Include:

Improving Cardiac Health & Reducing Disparities - Qsource

Improving Cardiac Health & Reducing Disparities

We assist home health agencies, physician offices, clinics and others spread the use of evidence-based practices to promote the “Cardiac ABCS” and support the Million Hearts initiative.

Reducing Disparities in Diabetes Care - Qsource

Reducing Disparities in Diabetes Care

Diabetes Self management Education (DSME) is a proven intervention for empowering persons with diabetes to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to improve the quality of their lives.

Prevention Coordination through Meaningful Use - Qsource

Prevention Coordination through Meaningful Use

We collaborate with Regional Extension Centers (RECs) to showcase proven interventions that result in primary care providers successfully meeting the requirements of the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program.

Reducing Healthcare-Associated Infections - Qsource

Reducing Healthcare-Associated Infections

Using evidence-based strategies to prevent healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) can increase the quality of patient care, save lives and decrease healthcare costs.

Reducing Healthcare-Acquired Conditions - Qsource

Reducing Healthcare-Acquired Conditions

We are uniting nursing homes in a powerful collaborative to share tools, knowledge and experiences for improving resident safety and clinical processes and reducing preventable healthcare conditions.

Coordination of Care - Qsource

Coordination of Care

We are bringing together statewide communities to create powerful collaborations of change that promote the seamless coordination of care for older adults.

Value-Based Payment, Quality Reporting and Physician Feedback - Qsource

Value-Based Payment, Quality Reporting & Physician Feedback

We help healthcare providers assess clinical quality of care, care coordination, patient safety, and much more to meet CMS quality reporting and value-based payment requirements.


Improving Immunization Rates

Historically, immunization rates among adults have been low. Qsource aims to change that by working with practitioners, providers, and beneficiaries.


Behavioral Health Conditions

Depression and alcohol use disorder are common behavioral health conditions in adults, yet they are often under-identified in primary care settings. We’re working with providers to change this.