State Flex Program Support for Antibiotic Stewardship
This Medicare Beneficiary Quality Improvement Project (MBQIP) Virtual Knowledge Group (VKG) webinar recording provided a networking opportunity for state Flex Programs to learn about and discuss antibiotic stewardship and the quality program area of the Fiscal Year 2019 Flex Program funding proposal.
- Understand the current state and expectations for CAH implementation of antibiotic stewardship.
- Learn about an opportunity for high performing CAHs to share their antibiotic stewardship implementation successes.
- Explore opportunities to align Flex and SHIP activities to support antibiotic stewardship.
- Engage in peer-sharing regarding plans for addressing quality in the 2019 Flex Program Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) proposal.
This recorded event is available in the Flex Program Forum (log-in required). Flex Program Forum access is limited to those indicated on the Flex Program Forum page.
MBQIP VKG webinars are intended to provide a forum for state Flex Program personnel and subcontractors to share MBQIP successes, discuss challenges and brainstorm strategies to assist hospitals toward reporting, participating, improving and excelling across the four quality domains of patient safety, outpatient care, patient engagement, and care transitions. Topics for discussion are determined based on MBQIP Data Reports, technical assistance trends, and requests.