Southeastern Pennsylvania Association for Healthcare Quality (SPAHQ)

Since 1976, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Association for Healthcare Quality (SPAHQ) has served as a leader and essential resource for the healthcare professional in Case/Utilization Management, quality improvement, patient safety in the southeastern and connected counties of Pennsylvania. SPAHQ supports the CPHQ certification by providing education, networking, and resources to help the quality professional improve their daily work flow through innovative practices. Our programs and alliances reflect our members’ values of excellence and collaboration.Learn More...

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Government Relations Newsletter August 2019

Topics Include: CMS to Implement Price Transparency; CMS final rule addresses antibiotic resistant; AAP issues first policy on racism’s impact on child health and how to address it | AAP News | AAP Gateway; AHRQ publishes Health Literacy Quality Improvement Measures; and more…

Government Relations July 2019

Topics Include: New antimicrobial stewardship guidelines for ambulatory settings; ONC study finds only 30% of patients access their online medical records; OCR Guidance on use of PHI for care coordination; Non Operating Room Anesthesia; Preparing for the Joint Commission Life Safety survey; and more..

New Nursing Resources Added

New nursing resources have been added to the Educational Resources page. Topics include: Direct Entry MSN, Average MSN Salaries, 5 Best-Paying MSN Nursing Careers, and Highest-Paying Nursing Careers.

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