Tag Archive for ‘Rapid Quality Reporting System’

RQRS monthly alert to cancer program with cases not yet compliant with CoC quality measures

American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer Rapid Quality Reporting System: From quality measurement to quality improvement

Systems like the ACS Commission on Cancer’s Rapid Quality Reporting System (RQRS) not only measure quality, but also assist in immediate quality improvement. These systems, observes the author of this column, are valuable tools for improving cancer care and should be the focus of future research efforts.

RQRS increases compliance rates to NQF quality measures for cancer care

Participation in the Rapid Quality Reporting System (RQRS) considerably increases how well Commission on Cancer-accredited cancer programs report adherence to quality measures for breast and colorectal cancer, according to research findings presented November 30 at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Quality Care Symposium in San Diego, CA.


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