The National Quality Forum (NQF) has endorsed all three measures submitted to the cost and resource use project. The measures address total cost of care, resource, and Medicare spending on a per beneficiary basis for all conditions.
NQF is a not-for-profit, nonpartisan, membership-based organization that works to catalyze improvements in health care. NQF measures and standards serve as a foundation for initiatives to enhance health care value, make patient care safer, and achieve better outcomes.
This was reported by National Quality Forum on July 17, 2017.
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