PIP QI for General Practice. How to use Pen CS’ CAT4 to be PIP QI Compliant.

 
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Be ready 1st August 2019 for PIP QI!  Pen CS has developed a suite of custom-built PIP QI software for General Practice that meets compliance, data governance and quality improvement requirements.

PIP QI is a payment for general practice to support continuous quality improvement (CQI). The ten ‘Improvement Measures’ which form PIP QI, have now been announced.

The first step for all General Practices is PIP QI Compliance. Here’s how Pen CS can help:

PIP QI Compliance for General Practice – Data submission

  • Submission of data, with your consent, to your Primary Health Network (PHN).
  • Automatically scheduled data submission to match PIP QI – reduce your workload.
  • Automatic receipt of data submission status i.e. success or failure – convenient audit trail.
  • Compatible with Medical Director 3, Best Practice, Genie, Zedmed, practiX, Communicare, Medinet, Medtech, MMeX.
  • Check with your local PHN to find out if you are eligible for a free CAT Plus licence.

PIP QI for Practice Nurses and Managers

  • Clinical audit tool (CAT4) will provide a new PIP QI report to see the 10 Improvement Measures as graphs and to identify the patients behind the graphs (new feature*).
  • CAT4 gives medical practitioners a view of their practice population which is easily converted into actionable insights aligned with continuous quality improvement, accreditation and RACGP Guidelines’ best practice.
  • CAT4 drives data-driven improvement that increases provider satisfaction.
  • Use CAT4 for planning, auditing and patient recall.
  • Compatible with Medical Director 3, Best Practice, Genie, Zedmed, practiX, Communicare, Medinet, Medtech, MMeX.
  • Check with your local PHN to find out if you are eligible for a free CAT Plus licence.

*Pricing on request

PIP QI for Doctors

  • Topbar clinical decision support – serves notifications that list missing Improvement Measures for the presenting patient.
  • Shortcuts to ‘add missing information’ to the relevant patient record in your patient management system.
  • Opportunistically improves data quality.
  • Compatible with Medical Director 3, Best Practice, Zedmed.
  • Check with your local PHN to find out if you are eligible for a free CAT Plus licence.

 

 

Registration – Existing CAT Plus Users

  • Practices using CAT Plus already have the tools for PIP QI compliance.
    • CAT4 will be used to securely submit the de-identified PIP QI Improvement Measures to your PHN.
    • Topbar delivers opportunistic clinical decision support.
    • Topbar enables the practice to implement ongoing improvement for data quality as well as patient care.

New Registration

  • Check with your local PHN to find out if you are eligible for a free CAT Plus licence which includes CAT4 and Topbar.
  • Please contact your PHN if you are interested in these tools.
  • Make a Booking: After signing up with your PHN you will need to make an appointment with PEN CS support to install CAT Plus.