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SPAHQ serves 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. Our programs and alliances reflect our members’ values of excellence and collaboration.Continue Reading
As part of SPAHQ's dedication to the development of healthcare professionals, we regularly post career opportunities in the healthcare professions.Continue Reading
SPAHQ provides opportunities to further the pursuit of healthcare quality through events focused on education and communication of information we all need to provide quality care to our patients.Continue Reading
The Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life and its Polisher Research Institute recently launched a Depression Quality Improvement Collaborative in partnership with the Southeastern Pennsylvania Association for Healthcare Quality (SPAHQ) for 40 nursing homes across the Commonwealth.Continue Reading
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...
Topics Include: MS to use new survey validation process; CDC flu vaccine recommendations for 2019-2020; CDC report on increased pulmonary illness in vaping; Interesting new CMS risk due to workplace violence; Joint Commission also focusing on suicide risk; and more…
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…
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..
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