Quality Awards Program

MT Flex/PIN Quality Award Program

Hospitals must meet all criteria during the grant year to qualify. The grant year is September 1 – August 31. By meeting the criteria listed below your hospital demonstrates leadership, community, willingness to share with peers and a commitment to improvement.

CAH MBQIP Project Submission Form

2016-2017 MT Flex/PIN Quality Award Recipients

NEW THIS YEAR: CAH QUALITY PROGRAM OF THE YEAR

  • Awarded to the Critical Access Hospital with highest overall participation and improvement in Flex supported quality initiatives and projects.

AWARD RECOGNITION

  • Announcement and reserved seating at the MHA Annual Convention General Session.
  • Plaque with facility name and date of award. Plaques distributed and pictures taken at the DON/QIC Regional Meetings held in October.
  • Recognition in the PIN Newsletter, PIN Website, and MHA Weekly Newsletter.
  • Press kit, press release and photos taken at regional meetings provided for hospital marketing.
  • Quality Program of the Year recipient will receive on-stage recognition by MHA President and photo op during the MHA Annual Convention General Session.

TRACKING

  • Use the provided to help track your progress.
  • Official tracking done by MT Flex. Status updates provided quarterly.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Jennifer Wagner at Jennifer.wagner@mtha.org or 406-457-8000.

MBQIP Required Measures:

CARE TRANSITIONS DOMAIN
EDTC 1-8 Seven sub-measures and EDTC-All
OUTPATIENT DOMAIN
OP-1 Median time to Fibrinolysis
OP-2 Fibrinolytic therapy received within 30 minutes
OP-3b Median Time to Transfer to another Facility for ACI
OP-4 Aspirin on Arrival (dependent measure)
OP-5 Median time to ECG
OP-18 ED Arrival to Departure time (dependent measure)
OP-20 ED Throughput: Door to diagnostic eval by QMP
OP-21 ED Throughput: Median time to pain mgmt for long bone fx
PATIENT SAFETY DOMAIN
OP-27 HCW Flu Immunization or enroll in NHSN and user group!
IMM-2 Eligible Inpatient Influenza Immunization
PATIENT ENGAGEMENT DOMAIN
HCAHPS HCAHPS responses through a certified Vendor