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 112
eCQM Measure Version Comparison Tools - CMS & AHRQ 2018-01-31 784.05 KB 120
Effective Team Resources & Team-Based Care Version:2 2018-01-30 7.06 MB 133
QI Project Planning & Management Version:1 2018-01-05 556.62 KB 122
Data Hygeine Tools & Templates - HITEQ 2018-01-05 1.31 MB 135
Data Analytics Capability Assessment - CCI 2017-12-01 295.62 KB 178
Workflow Mapping Toolbox - Multnomah County Health Department 2017-06-26 500.9 KB 244
Quality Improvement Learning Modules - Compiled by ORPRN 2017-03-16 369 KB 465
A3 Problem Solving Template 2017-01-24 43.5 KB 460
Data Collection Tools & Templates Version:2 2016-06-16 551.33 KB 530
EHR Quality Metric Dataflow Tools 2016-06-16 1.58 MB 454
Five Whys (Root Cause Analysis) 2016-06-16 366.67 KB 475
Driver Diagrams 2016-06-16 267.71 KB 474
Cause and Effect Diagrams 2016-06-16 230.59 KB 481
SMART Goals/Objectives - Instructions 2016-04-26 264.45 KB 758
AIM Statements - Instructions 2016-04-26 201.83 KB 676
Policies and Procedures Tools - Mosaic Medical 2016-01-29 1.1 MB 520
Report Management Matrix Version:3 2015-10-20 14.67 KB 566
Process Observation Form Version:2 2015-10-20 14.07 KB 559
PDSA Worksheet, Instructions and Examples Version:3 2015-09-29 553.5 KB 664
Affinity Diagram Exercise - Instructions 2015-01-21 190.25 KB 791
Project Charter Template Version:2 2015-01-21 75.5 KB 729
Flowcharts - Instructions 2014-04-28 266.57 KB 891

 

 
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 .