Patient Safety/Inpatient

These resources focus on quality improvement related to patient safety and inpatient care. The current required and additional Medicare Beneficiary Quality Improvement Project (MBQIP) measures that fall under this domain include:


  • HCP/IMM-3: Influenza Vaccination Coverage among Healthcare Personnel
  • Antibiotic Stewardship


  • Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI)
    • Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI)
    • Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI
    • Clostridioides difficile infection
    • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
    • Surgical Site Infections (SSIs)
  • Perinatal Care (PC-01)
  • Falls
  • Adverse Drug Events
  • Patient Safety Culture Survey
  • Inpatient Influenza Vaccination (formerly IMM-2)
  • eCQMs

For more information about the reporting requirements for these measures, see Data Reporting and Use.

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB1RH24206, Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Grantees, $1,560,000 (0% financed with nongovernmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.