CIMRO is a not-for-profit quality improvement organization with over 40 years of medical management experience. The services provided from CIMRO’s corporate office, located in Champaign, Illinois, are focused on healthcare quality improvement through independent peer review. CIMRO’s contracts for independent peer review are nationwide with hospital corporations and health systems; as well as individual hospitals of all sizes, from rural and critical access hospitals, to community hospitals, to tertiary care and large academic medical centers. CIMRO also provides independent peer review services for ambulatory surgery centers, outpatient behavioral health centers and medical group practices. Since 2009, CIMRO has continued to be a URAC accredited IRO.
CIMRO uses a collaborative approach to positively impact the quality of patient care.
Our extensive network of experts includes:
From our beginning in 1972, CIMRO has considered ethics and compliance part of our business decisions and the services we provide. Our Code of Business Conduct provides the basis for our everyday workplace behavior.
CIMRO’s extensive resources enable us to offer a comprehensive array of services, including independent/external peer review, utilization management and quality improvement activities.
Our affiliated organization, Great Plains Quality Innovation Network, serves as the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Innovation Network (QIN) - Quality Improvement Organization (QIO), serving the states of Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota and North Dakota. Another one of our affiliated organizations, CIMRO of Nebraska, provides the technical assistance services for the QIN-QIO contract in Nebraska.