2013-02-06 – Implementing Quality Improvement Initiatives & EHR to Improve Adolescent Immunization
RFP Category: Electronic Health/Medical Records
RFP Sponsor: City of Chicago – Department of Public Health
Posted Date: 2013-01-16
Due Date: 2013-02-06
Contact Name: Maribel Chavez-Torres
Contact Phone: 312-746-6120
Description: The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to assist the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) Immunization Program to transition into a health care environment that is consistent with the requirements outlined the Affordable Care Act (ACA). CDPH is releasing this RFP for Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) to improve adolescent vaccination levels through quality improvement initiatives including but not limited to modification of their Electronic Health Record systems (EHRs) to produce reports summarizing adolescent immunization coverage levels, and to implement standing orders, patient reminders, providers reminders or other strategies that have been effective in increasing adolescent immunization coverage levels.