Founded in 2013, the Maryland Cardiac Surgery Quality Initiative (MCSQI) is non-profit consortium of the state’s cardiac surgery programs that shares and anlyzes clinical outcomes data and process protocols for the purpose of improving the quality of cardiac surgical care. MCSQI serves as a peer-to-peer exchange of information whose work promotes the adoption of evidence-based best practices, ensures fair and accurate reports, and enhances healthcare policy.

Letters From The Chairman Of The Board

Our Mission

Our mission is to continuously improve the quality of cardiac surgical care in the state of Maryland through multi-disciplinary collaboration.

Our Vision

Our vision is to become the top-performing state in the nation for providing high quality, cost-effective cardiac surgical care.

Additional Information

For more information about MCSQI, please contact:

Rawn Salenger MD, Chairman: rawnsalenger@umm.edu

Terri Haber MPH, Executive Director:  thaber@mcsqi.org 443-605-4432

Diane Alejo, Co-founder: dalejo@jhmi.edu 410-302-1483