ESRD Network 6: QAPI Development for Dialysis Providers. Leighann Sauls RN, CDN Director, Quality Improvement. Do You Recognize this?. Think Warm Happy Thoughts!. Fact or Fiction. The Network collects endless information from the dialysis facility for no good reason.
LeighannSauls RN, CDN
Director, Quality Improvement
Do You Recognize this?
Network 6 – CMS Contractors
Developing a Quality Assessment Performance Improvement (QAPI) Program
The facility must:
One vehicle accident may not indicate you are a bad driver…..
However…10 accidents a year may cause your insurance company to make some changes in your plan!
Reduce number of catheter patients to <10% by December 2010
Or …Reduce number of catheter patients by 2% each month
NEW PROCESS >
Where do you get DATA for your QAPI?
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