Mission: Improve the quality of healthcare in new jersey.
Programs: As part of the federally-sponsored national network of quality improvement organizations that oversees quality of care in the medicare program, healthcare quality strategies, inc (hqsi) conducts federally mandated review activities and implements federal healthcare quality improvement initiatives with medicare-certified providers throughout the state of new jersey. Medicare program components include beneficiary protection, patient safety, core prevention and care transitions. As of august 1, 2014 hqsi only performs quality improvement functions as a sub-contractor to quality insights of west virginia.
independent review services. Hqsi contracts with both payors and insures to conduct medical necessity reviews. Reviews are conducted on a fee for service basis.