Medicaid Quality Incentive

Elderly doctor with child patient Hospitals in Washington State have the opportunity to earn a one percent incentive payment under the Medicaid Quality Incentive Program. The incentive is included in the legislation creating the new Safety Net Assessment program.

The payment is funded in part by the hospital’s contribution to the Safety Net Assessment and federal matching dollars.

Getting Started

Resource Documents

MQI Webinars

June 3, 2022 | MQI – Kick-off Webinar

June 23, 2022 | Falls Prevention and Harm Reduction 

June 30, 2022 | MQI Measure Training Webinar

  • Recording
  • Slides (A few measures in QBS were slightly updated following the June 30th, 2022 Measure Training to improve the member experience. Please refer to the slides for more information.

July 14, 2022 | ER if for Emergencies Training Webinar 

July 26, 2022 | Inequity Inbox – How to Create a Bias Reporting System  

August 16, 2022 | Analytics Office Hour: QBS and MQI 101

August 22, 2022 | Using the EHR “SDOH Wheel” as a tool for screening and referring patients with health-related social needs

  • Recording

October 11, 2022, 2022 – February 14, 2023 | Analytics Office Hour:

09:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Every month on the Second Tue, until Feb 14, 2023, 5 occurrence(s)


Contact Us

Washington State Hospital Association
999 Third Avenue
Suite 1400
Seattle, WA 98104

Map / Directions

206.281.7211 phone
206.283.6122 fax

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