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Small changes, big results: Embrace quality improvement

Implementing a quality improvement process is essential to creating a high-functioning practice with better patient outcomes.

Establishing a team-based QI process allows everyone to take pride in improved outcomes, better efficiency, and potentially increased payments.

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Explore the quality improvement process through AAFP TIPS: Quality Improvement, which includes a collection of QI tools to allow for easy implementation. Get your team ready to focus on QI using the interactive online courses with instructional videos and customizable slide decks for team discussion.


By embracing quality improvement best practices early in the establishment of his practice, Robert Smith, M.D., and his team at Finger Lakes Family Care continue to benefit from a commitment to QI.

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Fighting for Family Medicine

The AAFP's position paper on quality measurement for primary care features six guiding principles to steer advocacy with payers, policymakers, health plans, and other stakeholders.

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Get Started With QI With AAFP TIPS

AAFP TIPS Quality Improvement includes online training courses with customizable slide decks, run charts, and other tools to support your team in improving processes and patient care.

Make Your EHR Data Actionable With AAFP TIPS

Learn how to use clinical data registries to improve usability of your EHR data and support quality reporting, population and care management, quality improvement, and practice efficiencies.

MIPS Measures Reference Guide

Are you participating in MIPS? Get the help you need to select measures appropriate for your practice with this free reference guide.