TeachMeFinance.com - explain Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs)
Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs) The term 'Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs)' as it applies to the area of hospitals can be defined as 'A group of practicing doctors and other health care experts who are paid by the Federal government to check and improve the care given to people with Medicare. They must review your complaints about the quality of care given by: inpatient hospitals, hospital outpatient departments, hospital emergency rooms, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, Private Fee-for-Service plans, and ambulatory surgical centers'.
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