Quality Indicator Profile (QIP)

Quality Indicator Profile (QIP),

How Do You Define Quality Indicator Profile (QIP)?

  • A two-page report from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) used by the federal government to monitor the level of care of patients in government-funded nursing homes. LTC insurers also rely on QIP as an important factor in pricing and coverage decisions. Factors reflected in QIP include population declines in the last 30 days and new fractures in the last 30 days. QIP has a percentage rating for key number installation, which can range from 1 to 99. The higher the 100% rating, the harder it will be for the healthcare provider to provide quality patient care.

Literal Meanings of Quality Indicator Profile (QIP)

Quality:

Meanings of Quality:
  1. The measure of an object is the degree of superiority of an object over other objects.

  2. Specific attributes or characteristics of someone or something.

Synonyms of Quality

characteristic, peculiarity, status, make-up, character, calibre, streak, value, point, side, rank, grade, facet, feature, quirk, trait, condition, worth, attribute, class, form, nature, level, constitution, standard, classification, property, aspect, idiosyncrasy

Indicator:

Meanings of Indicator:
  1. Something, especially a trend or reality, that indicates the status or level of something.

  2. Pressure gauge or a special type of measuring instrument.

  3. A compound that changes color at a particular pH or in the presence of a particular substance and can be used to monitor its acidity, base or reaction progress.

Sentences of Indicator
  1. Car ownership is often used as an indicator of wealth.

  2. Speedometer

  3. Residual alkali is an indicator against phenolphthalein as opposed to standard acid

Synonyms of Indicator

scale, measure, mark, index, measuring instrument, barometer, sign, dial, meter, signal, gauge, display, measuring device

Profile:

Meanings of Profile:
  1. Describe in a short article (a person or organization, especially a community leader).

  2. Display as an outline on the page.

  3. An outline of something, especially a person's face, visible from the side.

  4. A short essay that describes a person or organization.

  5. To what extent a person or organization to attract public attention.

  6. A graphical representation or other type of information that relates to certain properties of an object, the amount of which is recorded.

Sentences of Profile
  1. I have to profile each candidate

  2. The man turned and took his profile

  3. Texas Tycoon Profile

  4. Raise the profile of women in the industry.

  5. Cancer patient's blood profile

Synonyms of Profile

write an article about, contour, shape, account, lines, sketch, silhouette, outline, rundown, write about, figure, study, portrait, characterize, portrayal, depict, portray, describe, give an account of, depiction, form, description, side view