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PQS Highlights Key Trends from 2019 Medicare Part C and D Star Ratings

As partners for improving quality, PQS has provided key highlights from the 2019 Part C & D Star Rating Technical Notes that impact pharmacy-based quality measures. The complete version of the Technical Notes can be found here. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released the Medicare 2019 Part C & D Star Rating Technical Notes on October 10th. This update documents the trends and high-level summary of performance associated with...

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EQuIPP™ Platform Reaches New Medicare Milestone

The PQS platform connecting pharmacies and payers now represents more than three out of every four Medicare lives. Durham, North Carolina June 19, 2018 — Pharmacy Quality Solutions (PQS), the leading provider of quality measurement and performance information for payer and pharmacy organizations, is helping pharmacies improve the quality of medication use for patients through its flagship platform, EQuIPP™.  With PQS’ latest payer partnership additions, EQuIPP™ now hosts more than three out...

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Health Mart encourages members to become ‘better than better’

July 8, 2015- Utilizing EQuIPP™ to drive performance improvements, Health Mart strives to engage pharmacies to perform within the top 20% of one or more CMS Medicare Part D Star Ratings measures. “That’s the major thing that the EQuIPP results have given us. It has given us facts to prove it: we can look at those relationships that alter behaviors and improve adherence. That’s meaningful,” Tony Willoughby, Health Mart’s Chief...

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