Criterion 26: The provider advances the use of health and practice data for healthcare improvement.

Published Date

Overview of Criterion 26 from the ACCME Menu of Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation by Dr. Graham McMahon.


>>McMAHON: Whether it's electronic health records, public health records, prescribing datasets, registries, this is very powerful information that can help us identify real needs, and then evaluate our ability to address those needs and make change happen. This criteria recognizes providers that use this type of data to teach about healthcare informatics, and teach about impr­­oving the quality and safety of care.