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We make healthcare better.

We work with healthcare providers, partners, patients and other stakeholders
to continually improve healthcare quality. Our work reaches millions of Medicare
and Medicaid patients and has a ripple effect that impacts millions more
by maximizing the value and effectiveness of healthcare services for everyone.

Who We Are

Learn about our patient-centered organization
and the places, people and passions behind it.

What We Do

An efficient, targeted and integrated approach

We provide a comprehensive range of consulting and technical support services
to help providers, programs and purchasers improve healthcare delivery, measurement and quality.

While our services are extensive, our tailored solutions are just-right-sized.
We deliver a cost-efficient, well-coordinated mix of integrated programs and activities across our core services.

How We Do It

Our services at work

We work across multiple healthcare settings,
for customers ranging from small physician practices to large government agencies.

Learn about these important initiatives
and how our services are at work impacting health and healthcare quality.

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We lead powerful healthcare quality improvement initiatives as the administrator of the Medicare QIN-QIO atom Alliance.



We ensure appropriate, quality healthcare for managed care beneficiaries as a qualified External Quality Review Organization.

ESRD Network Strategies

ESRD Network Strategies

We improve quality of care and quality of life for kidney disease patients through national ESRD Networks.

Trauma QIO

Trauma Care

We review and provide guidance for the trauma care system to ensure optimal outcomes for patients in need.

Practice Solutions

Practice Solutions

We help providers mine data, simplify workflows, inform decisions, improve quality and transform care.

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Quality Payment Program

We offer free assistance to help clinical practices succeed in the CMS Quality Payment Program.

Where We Work

Where we make a difference

Qsource has a regional presence in the heart of America.

From the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico and the Great Plains to the Great Smokey Mountains — we’re making a positive impact in healthcare for everyone.

Click the map to see key programs we’re working on in your state.

Resource Hub

Your source for news, information, events and an ever-expanding library of helpful tools and tips.

  • Half of Healthcare Professionals Not Yet Familiar with MACRA

    Half of Healthcare Professionals Not Yet Familiar with MACRA

    Qsource, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) approved contractor in Alabama and Tennessee providing technical assistance to small, underserved practices, and rural practices, was not surprised by recent findings in a survey conducted by NueMD indicating that half of healthcare professionals are not familiar with the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) […]  Read More »
  • First-Time Participants Have Until October 1, 2017 to Avoid the 2018 Payment Adjustment

    First-Time Participants Have Until October 1, 2017 to Avoid the 2018 Payment Adjustment

    Did you know first-time participants this year can avoid the 2018 Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Payment adjustment with participation in the Advancing Care Information (ACI) portion in 2017? Eligible professionals (EPs) who are first-time participants in the EHR Incentive Program have until October 1 of their first year to attest and avoid payment adjustments […]  Read More »
  • Understanding Inverse Measures

    Understanding Inverse Measures

    During some of my meetings with healthcare professionals and office managers, there are numerous questions and misconceptions in understanding an Inverse Measure. In this blog, I will provide an explanation along with two examples. What is an Inverse Measure? According to CMS.gov, “An inverse measure is a lower calculated performance rate for measures, which indicates […]  Read More »
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