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Implementation Resources


Detailed Ambulatory CDS/QI Worksheet with Hypertension Example

Robust ambulatory and inpatient CDS/QI worksheets that build on the simplified worksheets by adding space to document ‘optimal state’ information flows and ‘CDS 5 Rights’ details for the impro...

Meaningful Use Stage 1 to Stage 2 Factsheets

The comparison by clinical category factsheet presents a series of tables that illustrate how clinical quality measurement requirements vary between Meaningful Use Stages 1 and 2/2014. They are intend...

Patient Wallet Card to Prevent or Control High Blood Pressure

Patient Wallet Card to Prevent or Control High Blood Pressure...

How to Optimize Patient Portals for Patient Engagement and Meet Meaningful Use Requirements

Just making a portal available to patients will not ensure that they will use it. The portal must be engaging and user-friendly, and must support patient-centered outcomes. The portal also must be int...

US Health Information Knowledge Base (USHIK) for Clinical Quality Measurement

Guide provides a summary of how to use the US Health Information Knowledgebase (USHIK) to access key information on Clinical Quality Measures. ...

Making Clinical Decision Support (CDS) Real & Beneficial: Part 2

Clinical Decision Support and Quality Improvement Worksheet Presentation that describes simplified and detailed CDS/QI worksheets to document, analyze, and improve workflow and information flow relate...

Stage 2 Eligible Hospital (EH) and Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Meaningful Use Core and Menu Objectives

Stage 2 Eligible Hospital (EH) and Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Meaningful Use Core and Menu Objectives...

Electronic Health Record EHR Quality Measure Dataflow Tool 1 Understanding Clinical Quality Measure CQM Data Documentation in Your Practice

Dataflow Tool #1 (Understanding CQM Data Documentation in Your Practice) and Dataflow Tool #2 (Creating a CQM Data Documentation Plan for Your Practice) are intended to help providers think aboutand p...

Practice Transformation Toolkit

Practice Transformation Toolkit Introduction The Practice Transformation Toolkit (Toolkit) is a comprehensive set of tools and resources that providers and staff members can use to implement a new or ...

Secure Messaging FAQs

Use or re-purpose these FAQs to discuss Secure Electronic Messaging with your patients ...

Million Hearts Whiteboard Animation

This whiteboard animation provides an overview of the Million Hearts program and how the clinicians can be involved in the Call to Action....

ACO Case Study

The purpose of this case study is to educate RECs, providers, and other healthcare organizations on how to start and maintain an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) by highlighting the processes and i...

Electronic Health Record EHR Quality Measure Dataflow Tool 2 Creating a Clinical Quality Measure CQM Data Documentation Plan in Your Practice

Dataflow Tool #1 (Understanding CQM Data Documentation in Your Practice) and Dataflow Tool #2 (Creating a CQM Data Documentation Plan for Your Practice) are intended to help providers think aboutand p...

Million Hearts Podcast

The Podcast is an interview with a Million Hearts Fellow as she walks through the Call to Action and her Million Hearts work in Arkansas....

Making Clinical Decision Support (CDS) Real & Beneficial: Part 1

Clinical Decision Support Fundamentals Presentation that describes key CDS/QI/Meaningful Use concepts such as the meaningful Use CDS definition; CDS 5 Rights Framework; CDS intervention types; and Pla...

Fact Sheet: Using Secure Electronic Messaging to Support Patient and Family Engagement

Secure electronic messaging can play an important role in improving patient access to health care providers. It also helps patients who want to be better informed and more active members of their care...

Essential Ambulatory CDS/QI Workflow Optimization Template with Hypertension Example

Essential versions of ambulatory and inpatient CDS/QI worksheets that will assist in documenting, analyzing and planning enhancements to information flows for specific quality improvement goals. Essen...

Million Hearts Infographic

This infographic/handout presents some fast facts about cardiovascular disease in the United States, demonstrates how Million Hearts leads to health care quality improvement, and explains how RECs can...

Overcoming the Challenges to Achieve Lab Interoperability

Learn how a practice overcomes challenges and achieves lab interoperability. ...

Clinical Quality Measures: Alignment Across Quality Initiatives

The clinical quality measures (CQMs) included in the EHR Incentive Program align with measures used in other Federal quality initiatives. The same CQMs are also aggregated to measure and improve quali...

Quality Improvement Briefs

A brief, condition specific case study of a fictional physician attempting to improve a quality measure. Provides concrete steps for quality improvement that focus on leveraging EHR capabilities and w...

Stage 2 Eligible Provider (EP) Meaningful Use Core and Menu Objectives

Stage 2 Eligible Provider (EP) Meaningful Use Core and Menu Objectives...

Million Hearts REC Service Line Case Study

The RECs are helping providers use Health IT and their EHR systems to prevent cardiovascular disease through Million Hearts....

Quality Improvement Deep Dive - Quality Measures

This session will introduce a broad Clinical Decision Support (CDS) definition, a framework for improving care delivery information flow and workflow, and a toolkit for improving many targeted healthc...

Detailed Inpatient CDS/QI Worksheet with VTE Prophylaxis Example

Robust ambulatory and inpatient CDS/QI worksheets that build on the simplified worksheets by adding space to document ‘optimal state’ information flows and ‘CDS 5 Rights’ details for the impro...

Ideal Discharge for the Heart Failure Patient: A Hospitalist Checklist

Ideal Discharge for the Heart Failure Patient: A Hospitalist Checklist...

Essential Inpatient CDS/QI Workflow Optimization Template

Essential versions of ambulatory and inpatient CDS/QI worksheets that will assist in documenting, analyzing and planning enhancements to information flows for specific quality improvement goals. Essen...

Transitions of Care (TOC) Measures in the Stage 2 Summary of Care Objective

The Summary of Care Objective changed from a Menu Objective in Meaningful Use Stage 1 to a Core Objective in Meaningful Use Stage 2. It still includes three transitions of care (TOC) measures for prov...

Blue Button FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions about Blue Button ...

Integrating CDS Tools into Ambulatory Care Workflows for Improved Outcomes and Patient Safety

Integrating CDS Tools into Ambulatory Care Workflows for Improved Outcomes and Patient Safety...
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