ND EQRO MapDelmarva Foundation began its EQR work for the North Dakota Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Healthy Steps, in 2011. The North Dakota Department of Human Services (DHS) aims to provide quality, efficient, and effective human services to improve the lives of North Dakotans. In partnership with DHS, Delmarva Foundation assesses the quality, accessibility, and timeliness of healthcare services provided to its CHIP population and makes recommendations for improvement.  In accordance with the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA), Delmarva Foundation conducts the following activities including:

  • Compliance review
  • Performance improvement project validation
  • Performance measure validation
  • Annual technical report