When Quality Measurement Calls

January 13, 2017
Spotlight

“It is essential for PALTC practitioners to be engaged in quality measure development. We need measures that focus on activities and areas that our physicians are involved in and responsible for, and for which we can be realistically measured,” says Society member Dheeraj Mahajan, MD, FACP, CMD. Dr. Mahajan is co-chair of the PCPI® Technical Expert Panel (TEP) on Care Coordination. PCPI® is a membership organization focused on improving patient health and safety through the advancement of measurement science, quality improvement, and clinical registries. “No one questions the value of quality measures for PALTC—it’s a slam dunk." Read more.