You can’t manage what you don’t measure.
We believe that meaningful improvement is obtained in the presence of relentless measurement and that good measurement is timely, reliable, actionable, and simply understood.
Who We Are
Pharmacy Quality Solutions (PQS), is the leading provider of performance management services representing almost 80% of Medicare Advantage payers and 95% of community pharmacies. PQS delivers the quality insights and guidance necessary to support its customers' efforts to optimize the quality of medication management and use for their Medicare, Medicaid and commercial populations. PQS connects medication use stakeholders to actionable, quality information in a consistent and reliable fashion, allowing them to move more quickly from measurement to improvement. Its industry-leading platform, EQuIPP™, provides consistent and reliable measurement and reporting on key medication use quality measures, including addressing medication adherence, gaps in care, and patient safety. PQS provides measurement insights that are timely, actionable, and simply understood.
What Drives Us
To drive value in healthcare through standardized performance measurement for payers and practitioners
Our Vision for the Future
A patient centered healthcare marketplace where data enables payers and practitioners to continuously improve quality of care
Pharmacy Quality Solutions, Inc. (PQS) is a joint venture launched in 2013, but grew from a community pharmacy study on medication adherence and health care costs back in 2010. See below for a full timeline of events.
Community Pharmacy Study catalyst for EQuIPP™
Large-scale community pharmacy study on Medication Adherence and Health Care Costs
Pharmacy Quality Solutions is Launched
PQS Supported by the Pharmacy Quality Alliance
Health Affairs Publishes PA Project
Demonstrates Significant Reduction in per Patient Annual Health Care Spending
PQS Reaches Medicare Milestone
Hosts 50 Percent of Medicare Part D Lives
My Programs launches within EQuIPP™
Immunization Pilot Also Begins
PQS Begins Expansion into Canada
Contracts with Green Shield Canada
PQS Clients have Designed and Implemented Various Performance-based Programs with EQuIPP™
Three out of Four Medicare Lives Hosted within EQuIPP™
PQS Publishes Inaugural Industry Trend Report in Pharmacy Quality
Report tracks trends in pharmacist-provided services and value-based peformance programs