Slide 12. Together for Quality Timeline (continued)

Alabama's Experience Using AHRQ's Quality Diagnostic Tools and Technical Assistance

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  • May 2009:
    • Input information added to the output file of the tool and ability to download output file to Excel®.
    • Review of Alabama results; determined number of outpatient visits and costs were high.
    • Recalculation by Alabama of number and costs of outpatient visits.
  • March 31, 2010: End of pilot program
  • Alabama provided 3-month tail for all claims to be submitted for payment
  • July 2010: Began calculating the ROI for the case management portion of TFQ

Contents

Current as of September 2010
Internet Citation: Slide 12. Together for Quality Timeline (continued): Alabama's Experience Using AHRQ's Quality Diagnostic Tools and Technical Assistance. September 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/centers/ockt/kt/webinars/roicalc/alabama/alslide12.html