Data/Quality Improvement Tools

Data & Quality Improvement Tools

Clinics that are part of the Data Transparency Project will share data with other clinics and work to improve on two of the six data transparency measures as identified as top priority by clinic leaders.
 
OPCA is here to help you and your teams with your improvement projects as you work to report and improve your data! This section of our website will feature a variety of quality improvement tools, toolkits, articles and anything else that may be helpful for clinics. These tools will also be discussed during our monthly Data/QI calls with workgroup staff participating in this project.
 
 
In addition to the tools posted on this website, OPCA recommends the following data and quality improvement resources:
  • AHRQ - The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • ASQ - The American Society for Quality's library of quality improvement tools
  • eCQI Resource Center - Learn more about eCQMs, latest news and upcoming events
  • HITEQ - Tools and webinars for a varitety of HIT-related topics
  • HP2020 - A great website for assessing national targets for performance measures. Also, check out the health disparities widget!
  • HRSA - Health Resources and Services Administration QI Toolbox
  • IHI -  The Institute for Healthcare Improvement
  • PCPCI - Webinars and online learning modules related to data, QI, health IT and many other primary care topics
  • CCI - One stop shop for innovative resources and ideas 
  • PCPCC - Resources related to the patient-centered primary care medical home
  • HIPxChange - Free toolkits for a variety of Quality Improvement efforts
  • Value Set Authority Center - Repository of information for value sets, corresponding codes and terms related to CMS eCQMs

Data and Quality Improvement Resource Library

Files:
Name Date File size Hits    
HRSA Tools and Resources 2018-01-31 8.24 MB 114
eCQM Measure Version Comparison Tools - CMS & AHRQ 2018-01-31 784.05 KB 121
Effective Team Resources & Team-Based Care Version:2 2018-01-30 7.06 MB 134
QI Project Planning & Management Version:1 2018-01-05 556.62 KB 123
Data Hygeine Tools & Templates - HITEQ 2018-01-05 1.31 MB 137
Data Analytics Capability Assessment - CCI 2017-12-01 295.62 KB 179
Workflow Mapping Toolbox - Multnomah County Health Department 2017-06-26 500.9 KB 248
Quality Improvement Learning Modules - Compiled by ORPRN 2017-03-16 369 KB 468
A3 Problem Solving Template 2017-01-24 43.5 KB 463
Data Collection Tools & Templates Version:2 2016-06-16 551.33 KB 533
EHR Quality Metric Dataflow Tools 2016-06-16 1.58 MB 455
Five Whys (Root Cause Analysis) 2016-06-16 366.67 KB 476
Driver Diagrams 2016-06-16 267.71 KB 475
Cause and Effect Diagrams 2016-06-16 230.59 KB 482
SMART Goals/Objectives - Instructions 2016-04-26 264.45 KB 759
AIM Statements - Instructions 2016-04-26 201.83 KB 677
Policies and Procedures Tools - Mosaic Medical 2016-01-29 1.1 MB 521
Report Management Matrix Version:3 2015-10-20 14.67 KB 567
Process Observation Form Version:2 2015-10-20 14.07 KB 560
PDSA Worksheet, Instructions and Examples Version:3 2015-09-29 553.5 KB 665
Affinity Diagram Exercise - Instructions 2015-01-21 190.25 KB 792
Project Charter Template Version:2 2015-01-21 75.5 KB 730
Flowcharts - Instructions 2014-04-28 266.57 KB 893

 

 
Have an article, workflow, tool or anything else that you would like to share with other clinics about this measure? Email the Data Transpareny Team at .