Join the Quest
Quality Quest for Health of Illinois invites you to join our quest to transform Illinois into a state with healthy people and high-value healthcare. Poised for dramatic change, healthcare needs a strong foundation of evidence-based care standards, measurement, reporting of performance and clinician leadership. Quest is committed to working jointly with clinicians, employers, payers, and patients and families to affect lasting, healing change in healthcare.
Together we can accomplish what no organization can do alone!
Studies show that about 30 percent of total healthcare dollars spent are wasted on poor quality care and that more than half of all Americans suffer from chronic disease such as diabetes or heart disease.
We all have an interest in improving the healthcare system and by aligning resources, we can transform healthcare in Illinois and have a positive impact on our communities. Quality Quest for Health will drive the measurement of evidence-based care standards and publicly report the results. By combining data from many sources, we will increase the impact of these results.
Areas of focus
- Affordable medications
- Improvement of colonoscopy quality
- Reduction of heart attacks and strokes
- Increasing healthy lifestyles
- Improving preventive care
- Helping practices create patient registries
- Looking at decision supports to help physicians order appropriate imaging tests
- Eliminating early elective deliveries
Benefits of joining Quest
- Increased impact through aligned action
- Networking and sharing of best practices
- Open participation in the process to shape healthcare in Illinois
- Comparative regional information
- Educational materials
By joining Quality Quest for Health of Illinois, you will ensure that your voice is heard during this critical time of healthcare transformation. Together we can drive positive change and become the state with the healthiest people and the highest value healthcare.
For more information, please call (309) 282-8820.