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2017

GIQuIC transitions to new platform for its quality registry
Healio Gastroenterology, August 2017

GIQuIC transitioning to improved technical platform - 4 insights
Becker's GI & Endoscopy, August 2017

2016

Improving Colonoscopy Quality: What’s Working, What Needs Work
Healio Gastroenterology, September 2016

2015

EHRs, registry can help track GI care quality, docs say
Becker’s ASC Review, June 2015

Special Report – The GI Quality Improvement Consortium: Helping Practices Improve Quality and Outcomes in Endoscopy
Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, March 2015

The evolution of colonoscopy: The past, present and future of GI's mainstay procedure
Becker's ASC Review, February 2015

2014

GI quality reporting in action: Q&A with Dr. Bergein Overholt
Becker's ASC Review, August 2014

CMS Approves GIQuIC as PQRS Qualified Clinical Data Registry: Q&A With GIQuIC Director & President Dr. Irving Pike
Becker's ASC Review, June 2014

Controlling Costs, Physician Recruitment & More: 5 Gastroenterologists on Injecting Life into Endoscopy Center Profitability
Becker's ASC Review, June 2014

2013

Gastroenterologist Quality Reporting for the 21st Century
Becker's ASC Review, September 2013

2012

Quality Initiatives, Benchmarking in Gastroenterology: Is It Worth It? One Expert Says 'Yes,' Explains Why
Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, August 2012

Quality measurement: Will it have a positive or negative impact on GI practices?
ASGE News, July/August 2012

GI Quality Improvement Consortium Catching on Across the Country
Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, June 2012

Improving Effectiveness of Screening Colonoscopy Remains a Challenge
Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, March 2012

Advances in Endoscopy: Current Developments in Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy – Quality Indicators in
Colonoscopy Practice

Gastroenterology & Hepatology, March 2012

Even Experienced Endoscopists have Room to Improve
Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, Feb. 2012

Tracking Quality Measures
Executive Insight, Feb. 2012

GIQuIC Readiness: Equipping Endoscopy Centers to Maximize the Potential of National Quality Initiatives
Beckers' ASC Review, Jan. 2012

2011
The Path to Quality Improvement in Endoscopy – Benchmarking
EndoEconomics, Aug. 2011

2010
Benchmarking to Excellence: Using Quality Indicators to Improve Performance
EndoEconomics, Spring 2010

2009
Nationwide Benchmarking Pilot Program Drives Participants To Improve Quality
Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, October 2009

With CRC Screening Rates on the Rise, Quality Control Becomes Center of Attention
Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, October 2009

2008
Benchmarking to Excellence: Using Quality Indicators to Improve Performance
EndoEconomics, 2008

2007
Benchmarking to Excellence: Using Quality Indicators to Improve Performance
EndoEconomics, Spring 2007

Press Releases

2017
August 2017
GIQuIC’s transition to a new technical platform

June 2017
GIQuIC’s approval as a Qualified Clinical Data Registry for the 2017 Reporting Year

Feb 2017
Dr. Glenn Eisen Now Leads GIQuIC National Endoscopy Quality Registry

2016
May 2016
GIQuIC Colonoscopy Quality Registry Reaches 3 Million Colonoscopy Cases

2015
October 17, 2015
GIQuIC Colonoscopy Quality Registry Reaches 2 Million Colonoscopy Cases

2014
November 5, 2014
GIQuIC Colonoscopy Quality Registry Surpasses 1 Million Colonoscopy Cases

June 2, 2014
CMS Approves GIQuIC as a PQRS Qualified Clinical Data Registry

2013
September 6, 2013
GIQuIC Endoscopic Quality Benchmarking Registry Now Tracks Upper GI Endoscopy

January 8, 2013
AmSurg Press Statement Heralds Partnership with GIQuIC

2012
October 11, 2012
GIQuIC Colonoscopy Quality Registry Surpasses 100,000 Cases

2011
June 7, 2011
Wolters Kluwer Health Releases ProVation® MD Query Tool for Streamlined GIQuIC Submission

2010
February 23, 2010
The New Name for Quality Measures in GI Endoscopy is “GIQuIC” – Announcing the Quality Improvement Registry for Endoscopy