Quality, Safety, Value Improvement
Quality, Safety, Value Improvement (QSVI) projects are important aspects of medical care that need to be considered to ensure the best care possible for patients. Through QVSI projects, we can create care maps which serve as easy to follow, quickly accessible treatment plans to which care providers can refer. Care maps are generated from a team of physicians, nurses, ATC, physical therapists, and many other care providers conducting an extensive review of medical literature regarding a single topic and compiling evidence-based guidelines along with clinical experience to identify the best treatment choices to produce the best outcomes for patients in a particular circumstance. The purpose of these care maps is to reduce the variation in health care, although some necessary case by case variation will remain. This standardization of care will reduce cost and improve patient outcomes. We are currently underway with care map creation for ACL injuries and Spine Deformities and look to apply this process to the following areas in the future: trauma, Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH), fracture care, and more.
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