Media Releases and Announcements

PopSickleCellMonth

Sickle Cell Patients Share Photos and Treats to Improve Care at Memphis Emergency Departments MEMPHIS, TN [September 3, 2019] On Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, patients and quality improvement experts will be popping up at some local hospital emergency departments (EDs) to offer a tasty treat and a view of sickle cell disease (SCD) through patients’ […]

Qsource Selected as CMS Awardee of Network for Quality Improvement Innovation Contract

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services selected Qsource as a Prime awardee of the Network of Quality Improvement and Innovation Contractor. This designation will allow NQIICs to bid on Task Orders over the next five years.

Qsource Appoints Ben Heavrin to Chief Medical Officer Role

Benjamin S. Heavrin, MD has been appointed Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for Qsource, a Tennessee-based not-for-profit consultancy that oversees federal, state and commercial healthcare quality improvement programs in a 12-state region. In this role, Dr. Heavrin will provide clinical and administrative leadership across healthcare settings while working closely with Qsource staff and senior leadership to help define and achieve the organization’s corporate goals. 

Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Qsource Community Partnership Grants

Applicant Letter of Interest Deadline July 18, 2019  MEMPHIS, TN June 13, 2019 Applications open Friday, June 14, 2019 for Qsource Community Partnerships (QCP), Fiscal Year 2020 (FY/20) grant-funding program. Qsource, a Tennessee-based not-for-profit healthcare consultancy established its QCP funding initiative in 2018 to support community projects that pursue improvement in health outcomes. QCP grants […]

Qsource Community Partnerships Announces 2019 QCP Grant Awards

MEMPHIS, TN [December 2018] Qsource Community Partnerships (QCP), a new grant-funding program established by Qsource to support programs that pursue improvement in health outcomes, has announced its grant awardees for the Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19). This QCP grant cycle will support 13 health improvement projects conducted in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, and Tennessee. Through the […]

Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Qsource Community Partnership Grants

Applicant Letter of Interest Deadline is August 21, 2018 MEMPHIS, TN July 17, 2018 Applications are now open for Qsource Community Partnerships (QCP), a new grant-funding program established by Qsource to support community projects that pursue improvement in health outcomes. QCP grants will support health improvement projects conducted in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, […]

QIN-QIO, Atom Alliance, Featured in 2016 QIO Program Progress Report

CMS’ Annual Report Highlights QIN-QIOs’ contributions to national health quality improvement for Medicare beneficiaries Memphis – Atom Alliance, the Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) for Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee, is featured in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) newly released 2016 QIO Program Progress Report. Atom Alliance, facilitated by Qsource, […]

Media Release – Quality Payment Program Awards

MEMPHIS, February 20, 2017 – The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has awarded a contract to Qsource to help small practices in Tennessee and Alabama prepare for and participate in the new Quality Payment Program, established by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA).