The article Using Technology to Improve Rural Health Care, featured in Harvard Business Review this week, features NRHI member Minnesota Community Measurement:
“Finally, we have made our quality data transparent, which helps best practices flow through our system and ensures that our patients receive the same quality care whether they are in Sioux Falls, South Dakota (population 175,000), or Canby, Minnesota (population 1,700). To this end, our primary care physicians use tested metrics available through Minnesota Community Measurement for measuring and reporting on quality in the ambulatory-care setting, and any provider can see any other provider’s data. The resulting peer pressure inspires everyone to do their best work.”
Read the full article today.