Initiatives and References

2014 Initiatives

If you're part of a PGIP Physician Organization, please visit the PGIP Collaboration Site to access full initiative plans and executive summaries for the 2014 initiatives listed below.

If you're not participating in PGIP, visit to get fact sheets for each initiative listed below.

For all other inquiries, please contact us.

Clinical information technology-focused initiatives

  • Admissions, Discharges & Transfers (and ER)
  • Accelerating the Adoption and Use of Electronic Prescribing 
  • Patient Portal* 
  • Patient Registry* 

Condition-focused initiatives

  • Cardiac Care — Phase I 
  • Cardiac Care — Phase II
  • Women's Care
  • Michigan Oncology Quality Consortium 
  • Michigan Oncology Clinical Treatment Pathways 
  • Michigan Urological Surgery Improvement Collaborative

Core clinical process-focused initiatives

  • Evidence Based Care Tracking
  • Lean for Clinical Redesign 
  • Michigan Transitions of Care Collaborative 
  • Coordination of Care* 
  • Extended Access* 
  • Individual Care Management* 
  • Linkage to Community Services* 
  • Patient Provider Partnership* 
  • Performance Reporting* 
  • Preventive Services* 
  • Self-Management Support* 
  • Specialist Referral Process* 
  • Test Tracking and Follow-Up* 

Service-focused initiatives

  • Emergency Department Utilization 
  • Radiology Management 

Organized systems of care initiatives

  • Integrated Patient Registry 
  • Integrated Performance Measurement 
  • Processes of Care 

* These initiatives relate to the Patient-Centered Medical Home Program.


Current list of Participating Physician Organizations

Process documents

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