Maintenance downtime scheduled
QualityNet will be unavailable from 7 p.m. CDT on Friday, May 17, through 5 a.m. CDT on Monday, May 20, to allow for scheduled maintenance. This may affect submissions to the data warehouses and use of QualityNet applications.
Physician Office Overview
Building on its ongoing strategies and programs in other healthcare settings, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) established the Physician-Focused Quality Initiative in order to:
assess the quality of care for key illnesses and clinical conditions that affect many people with Medicare
support clinicians in providing appropriate treatment of the conditions identified
prevent health problems that are avoidable
investigate the concept of payment for performance