Davis Hospital and Medical Center is committed to collaborating with leading quality groups. The following contains links to organizations that monitor (watch) quality in healthcare nationally and in the State of Utah.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Quality Indicators (QIs) are measures of health care quality that make use of readily available hospital inpatient administrative data.
Hospital Compare Website
This tool provides you with information on how well the hospitals in Utah (or any where in the United States) care for their adult patients with certain medical conditions. This information will help you compare the quality of care hospitals provide. Hospital Compare was created through the efforts of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and organizations that represent hospitals, doctors, employers, accrediting organizations, other Federal agencies and the public.
IHI – Institute for Healthcare Improvement
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the improvement of health care throughout the world. Davis Hospital and Medical Center actively participates in many IHI initiatives.
NQF – National Quality Forum
The National Quality Forum is a private, not-for-profit membership organization created to develop and implement a national strategy for healthcare quality measurement and reporting.
Utah Department of Health (UDOH)
Information about healthcare providers and services in the State of Utah.
Det Norske Veritas (DNV)
DNV Healthcare offers hospital accreditation approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Annual deemed status surveys are an essential component of hospital accreditation through DNV.avis Hospital and Medical Center has been accredited by DNV since July 2009.
HealthInsight – Medicare’s Quality Improvement Organization (QIO)
HealthInsight serves as the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) in Utah and Nevada improving the quality, effectiveness, efficiency and economy of healthcare services provided to people insured by Medicare. Davis Hospital and Medical Center actively participates in quality initiatives sponsored by HealthInsight.