I-MPACT CQI

June 15, 2016

This video talks about the I-MPACT CQI, focused on improving transitions of care for patients in the state of Michigan.

Does Design Thinking Have a Place in Health Care? This Initiative Says Yes.

May 23, 2016

How do we improve the health care process? In a laboratory? In an operating room? For a new CQI that’s working on improving the transition from hospital to home or hospital to subacute facility to home, the group began by gathering at the studio for the Stamps Master of Integrative Design (MDes) program at the […]

Value Partnerships Insight – Lessons Learned

January 5, 2016

Participating partners discuss some of the key lessons they’ve learned through the Value Partnerships programs. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, a nonprofit mutual insurance company, is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. BCBSM provides and administers health benefits to more than 4.4 million members residing in Michigan in addition […]

Value Partnerships Insight – Unique Qualities of the Program

January 5, 2016

Participating partners explain what makes Value Partnerships unique, and why those qualities are valuable. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, a nonprofit mutual insurance company, is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. BCBSM provides and administers health benefits to more than 4.4 million members residing in Michigan in addition to […]

Blue Cross Helps Make Michigan One of the Safest States for Prostate Biopsies

January 5, 2016

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer among men after skin cancer—it’s estimated that there will be more than 220,000 new cases this year and more than two million men in the U.S. are prostate cancer survivors. But there is some good news: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and the Michigan Urological Surgery Improvement Collaborative (MUSIC) have released […]