IQI Award for Quality Inpatient Care

  • Awarded by: Arkansas Hospital Association, Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care
  • Description:

    St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro received a performance bonus payment from Arkansas Medicaid and Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care (AFMC) as part of the annual Inpatient Quality Incentive (IQI) program. The award was presented during the annual Arkansas Medicaid Educational Conference, Dec. 6 at Embassy Suites Little Rock.

    A total of more than $3.3 million in performance bonus payments were made to 15 Arkansas hospitals for the 2017 IQI program, based on their successful performance in improving the quality of health care and patient outcomes that align with Arkansas Medicaid’s clinical priorities.

  • Year Given: 2016