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July 2019

Celebrating Five Years of QIO Program Success

As the Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) Program 11th Scope of Work (SoW) comes to an end, leaders at the Quality Improvement and Innovation Group (QIIG) within the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ) are celebrating the last five years of health care quality improvement. In this special issue of QIO News, QIIG Director Dennis Wagner and Chief Medical Officer for Quality Improvement Dr. Paul McGann reflect on the progress made so far and the evolution they see ahead for the QIO Program.View the article at

September 2018

2017 QIO Program Progress Report

Announcing the 2017 QIO Program Progress Report The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its 2017 QIO Program Progress Report. This new report highlights notable achievements from the Program last year, including data-driven results and success stories from the Quality Innovation Network (QIN)-QIOs and Beneficiary and Family Centered Care (BFCC)-QIOs. View or download the report at