Slide 10. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Technical Assistance to States & Providers

CMS and AHRQ Partnership Overview

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CMS will provide assistance to States as they:

  • Adopt & integrate specific performance measures.
  • Create & implement quality improvement initiatives.
  • Utilize & interpret reported measures.
  • Use evidence to identify exemplary performers and opportunities for improvement.
  • Provide program and provider reports.
  • Support State initiatives including public reporting and pay for performance.

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Page last reviewed July 2009
Internet Citation: Slide 10. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Technical Assistance to States & Providers: CMS and AHRQ Partnership Overview. July 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/policymakers/chipra/chipraarch/chipra072209/mann/mannslide10.html