2017 Leapfrog Hospital Survey Town Hall Calls

CPOE Evaluation Tool Town Hall Call

Hospitals are invited to hear from Drs. David Bates (Brigham and Women's Hospital) and David Classen (University of Utah), the CPOE Evaluation Tool Developers, on how to use the CPOE Evaluation Tool to foster quality improvement as well as best practices related to disruptive alerts and hard stops.

The call will take place December 1 at 1:00 pm ET. Register here


Previous Town Hall Calls

Medication Reconciliation Technical Assistance Call

Section 8B: Medication Reconciliation is a new measure on the 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Survey, where hospitals provide data on the rate of unintentional medication discrepancies.  Due to the complex and time-intensive data collection process, Leapfrog hosted two Technical Assistance Calls to review the measure specifications and FAQ’s on October 16 and 17, 3:00 pm ET.

The Technical Assistance Call was hosted by Dr. Jeffrey Schnipper from Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Schnipper is the leader of the Multi-Center Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement Study and the developer of this measure.  The call also featured individuals from hospitals that participated in The MARQUIS Collaborative, who shared their experiences and advice for collecting the data.  There were short Q&A sessions where hospitals asked additional questions and provided feedback on the measure.

Slides and materials from both calls can be found here:

2017 Leapfrog Hospital Survey Town Hall Call

To provide hospitals with an overview of the changes to the 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Survey, Leapfrog hosted a Town Hall Call on April 26th from 3-4 pm Eastern.  Slides and recordings from all Town Hall Calls are posted on the Town Hall Calls section of Leapfrog's website.



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