The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Selected Alliant Health Solutions as a Prime Awardee of the Network of Quality Improvement and Innovation Contractor

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services selected Alliant Health
Solutions as a Prime awardee of the Network of Quality Improvement and
Innovation Contractor. This designation will allow NQIICs to bid on Task
Orders over the next five years. As a Prime NQIIC awardee partnering
with other Quality Improvement contractors under the new CMS Indefinite
Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract mechanism to support
quality improvement efforts, each NQIIC may serve as:

  • Quality Improvement Experts
  • Facilitators/change agents for healthcare transformation by achieving
    bold aims at a high value
  • Innovators of quality improvement

As a NQIIC awardee, Alliant Health Solutions has demonstrated healthcare
quality improvement expertise. Services supported by some of the NQIIC
awardees may include:

  • Provide direct technical assistance in specific areas of healthcare
    quality improvement (e.g., patient safety, opioid misuse, nursing home
    quality, etc.)
  • Seek and gain commitments from patients, providers and stakeholders to
    achieve aims
  • Use a Human Centered Design that involves teaming with patient and
    family members to improve healthcare processes and outcomes.
  • Focused on helping providers and healthcare organizations to achieve
    quantitative results for improved outcomes, lower costs, better care,
    less provider burden, greater transparency and more.
  • Supporting a diverse array of organizations and populations,
    including: rural providers, vulnerable beneficiaries, clinical
    practices, hospitals, nursing homes, dialysis facilities and more.
  • Support providers in efficient use of Health Information Technology
    and interoperability
  • Serve as backbone organizations to form and engage Community Coalitions
  • Convene and support Learning and Action Networks (LANs)

About Alliant Health Solutions, Inc.

Alliant Health Solutions (AHS) is a division of Alliant
Health Group
, a nonprofit family of companies that provides
professional services supporting the effective administration of
healthcare programs and funding to support healthcare improvement
initiatives. AHS provides federal and state government entities with the
services, expertise, and information systems necessary to increase the
effectiveness, accessibility, and value of health care. As a leading
provider of innovative health solutions, AHS’ services include
utilization management, program integrity, and quality improvement. For
more information about AHS and our efforts to improve healthcare
quality, visit


Will Battles
Chief Strategy Officer
Phone: 678.527.3672

error: Content is protected !!