AQI Quality Talks

Have a question about quality reporting or the National Anesthesia Clinical Outcomes Registry? AQI staff members will present a series of Quality Talks at the AQI booth at ANESTHESIOLOGY 2018 in San Francisco. Listen to the experts discuss MACRA, quality improvement, AQI registries, data access and more at the AQI Quality Talks.


Saturday, October 13

8:15 a.m.

MACRA: Looking ahead to 2019 

Matt Popovich, ASA Director of Quality and Regulatory Affairs 

12:30 p.m.

Quality Improvement: Measures for demonstrating value in local practice      

Matt Popovich, ASA Director of Quality and Regulatory Affairs

Sunday, October 14

9 a.m.

Self-Auditing: How to start assessing your practice? Tips for self-audit 

Annette Antos, AQI Senior Registry Services Manager 

3 p.m.

AQI Registries: Understanding how each registry contributes to the vigilance of safe anesthesia delivery      

Katie Wochos, AQI Director of Operations

Monday, October 15

9:30 a.m.

Data Access: Obtaining use of AQI data for research and publishing 

Katie Wochos, AQI Director of Operations

1:15 p.m.

AIRS: Incorporating AIRS cases into residency education      

Dr. Patrick Guffey, Chair, AQI Committee on Anesthesia Incident Reporting System (AIRS)