Skip to main content

In the News

Hospital hallway.

HSAG/HQI selected to continue improvements in patient safety

HSAG/HQI has been selected as one of 16 national, regional, or state hospital associations, Quality Improvement Organizations, and health system organizations to continue efforts in reducing preventable hospital-acquired conditions and readmissions. 

Read More

Provider with patient in home.

Disparities in CKD Call for Structured Medical Care Systems to Improve Patient Outcomes

This Journal of American Society of Nephrology article highlights the national public health problem and associated race, gender, and socioeconomic disparities of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and describes efforts to align health systems to provide uniform quality care for patients.

Read More

Senior couple.

New CDC Guideline on Prescribing Opioids

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released a new guideline on prescribing opioids for chronic pain, designed to assist providers in their communication with patients about opioid risks and benefits, while also improving the safety and effectiveness of pain treatment, and... Read More