Across nearly 100 state and federal programs in 32 states, IPRO makes creative use of clinical expertise, emerging technology and data solutions to make the healthcare system work better.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has awarded IPRO a four-year contract to provide focused technical support on identified high-priority issues to rural and critical access hospitals, as well as acute care facilities serving vulnerable populations. Read more about the support IPRO and its collaborators— Healthcentric Advisors, Qlarant, Kentucky Hospital Association, Q3 Health Innovation Partners, and Superior Health Quality Alliance — are providing as a Hospital Quality Improvement Contractor (HQIC).
Under contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the IPRO Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) is a collaboration of three organizations with decades of experience working as Medicare QIOs. Led by IPRO, the collaboration includes Healthcentric Advisors and Qlarant. Working with healthcare providers, stakeholders, and patients and their families in 11 states and the District of Columbia*, we bring communities together in data-driven initiatives to achieve national health quality goals. Visit our website to learn more.
*The IPRO QIN-QIO serves as the regional QIN-QIO for the New England States, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Delaware, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.
IPRO ESRD Network Program
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) relies on Network Organizations to develop relationships with dialysis professionals, providers, and patients and create a collaborative environment to improve patient care. IPRO’s ESRD Network Program operates four Networks.
External Quality Review
IPRO helps state Medicaid Departments enhance healthcare quality to achieve better patient outcomes.
With the continued threat of COVID-19 variants and other emerging infectious-disease risks, IPRO and the Home Care Association of New York State (HCA) are working together under a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-led project to bring critical infection-control education to frontline healthcare staff in New York State.