The Illinois Surgical Quality Improvement Collaborative (ISQIC) is a recently initiated collaborative partnership which includes:
Our mission is to work together to improve the quality of surgical care in Illinois.
ISQIC Pilot Grants are now available for small-rural hospitals. Grant applications can be submitted to implement a quality improvement (QI) solution for any issues identified through your hospital’s ISQIC or ACS NSQIP Reports. If your hospital would like to apply for a pilot grant please submit a grant application to Lindsey Kreutzer at firstname.lastname@example.org by February 25, 2016 .
Now Available on isqicdata.org
Year 1 Collaborative Reports
ISQIC Benchmarking Reports are now posted to isqicdata.org.
The ISQIC VTE Toolkit is now available on isqicdata.org.
Appropriateness of Blood Transfusions
The Appropriateness of Blood Transfusions Toolkit is now available on isqicdata.org.
Post-Discharge Chemoprophylaxis Toolkit
The Post-Discharge Chemoprophylaxis Toolkit is now available on isqicdata.org.
Upcoming ISQIC Toolkits
Perioperative Glycemic Control
(scheduled for Spring 2016 release)
May 20, 2016 – ISQIC Semi-Annual Meeting
Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 E. North Water Street, Chicago, IL
July 16-19, 2016 - ACS NSQIP National Conference
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
January 20, 2017 - ISQIC Meeting
NIU Conference Center - Naperville