Quality Initiatives Below are just some of the Quality Initiatives that we have at Maria Parham Medical Center: Acute Myocardial Infraction Core Measure, both Inpatient & Outpatient Heart Failure Core Measure Pneumonia Core Measure Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP) Core Measure Maria Parham Medical Center is serious about providing the very best in healthcare. In order to do so, we participate in dozens of Quality Initiatives, Programs and CQI Teams. We not only comply with all federal, state and local standards, we often are leaders in those Quality Efforts. Maria Parham's Quality Managemant Department is staffed by certified staff and we also utilize outside companies to help us track, quantify and report quality measures. Maria Parham Medical Center is also a member of the Get With The Guidelines Heart Failure Registry. Get With The Guidelines Heart Failure is the American Heart Association's (AHA) in-hospital process for continuous quality improvement to improve heart failure treatment and prevent future hospitalizations. Get With The Guidelines Heart Failure focuses on care team protocols to ensure that patients are treated and discharged on appropriate medications and with risk modification counseling.