Category: Event


August 10th – FREE Webinar – New MACRA QPP Notice of Proposed Rule-Making (NPRM)

19th July

CMS recently released a notice of proposed rule-making (NPRM) for program changes to the Quality Payment Program under MACRA (Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015).

The federal register version is over 1000 pages and there are some significant changes. Most of these changes will affect Year 2 of the Quality Payment Program, not the current Year 1 requirements.

Join us on August 10th at Noon (EST) for a FREE webinar where we will discuss the new NPRM and changes to the Quality Payment Program that will affect your organization.

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Agenda Announced for 2017 Healthcare Transformation Survival Seminars

11th July

This year’s 2017 Healthcare Transformation Survival Seminars will provide a heavy focus on Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) legislation and the Quality Payment Program.

The topics will include:

MACRA Quality Payment Program 2.0 Sessions: Preparing for QPP

Getting Ready for QPP – Who is Eligible?
How & What Should I Report for QPP?
Which Measures Should I Report for QPP?
Which Improvement Activities Are Right for Me?
How do I Meet the ACI Requirements?

Health IT Sessions:

How do I Handle Medicaid Meaningful Use?
What About Hospital Meaningful Use?
What Role Does HIE Play in MU & ACI?

How Do I Protect my IT Systems from Bad Guys?
How Do I Improve my Performance & QPP Score?

Lunch will be provided!
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

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Dates/Locations

August 18, 2017 – London, KY
London Community Center
Room AB
529 S Main St
London, KY 40741
9:30AM – 3PM EST

September 14, 2017 – Georgetown, … Read More »


FREE CMS Web Event: The Mechanics of MIPS Data Submission Options

6th July

Web Event: The Mechanics of MIPS Data Submission Options

As you participate in MIPS, you should also consider the mechanism of how you will submit your data to CMS. The Quality Payment Program’s Small, Rural and Underserved Support (SURS) program is hosting an online event to help you understand your options for data submission.

Two sessions of this presentation are being offered. Please click the date and time below to register for the session you would like to attend:

Tuesday, August 1, 3:30-4:30 pm (Eastern)

Thursday, August 3, 11 am-noon (Eastern)

View webinar flyer here: QPP-SURS AugWebinar flyer.

This event is being hosted by the QPP SURS Central Support Team, you may contact them at: qppsurs@impaqint.com

 


Join us for our 2017 Healthcare Transformation Survival Seminars

29th June

Join us as we travel across the Commonwealth to provide an in-depth look at the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) legislation and the Quality Payment Program!

There are significant changes to physician payments that are now tied to quality and value. This event will prepare healthcare providers for the changes under MACRA and Value-Based Payment. We will explore: QPP Eligibility, QPP Reporting Metrics, Improvement Activities, ACI and Meaningful Use, HIPAA Requirements, and Quality Improvement.

Lunch will be provided!
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Register Now
Dates/Locations

August 18, 2017 – London, KY
London Community Center
Room AB
529 S Main St
London, KY 40741
9:30AM – 3PM EST

September 14, 2017 – Georgetown, KY
Georgetown College
Banquet Hall
100 Crawford Drive
Georgetown, KY 40324
9:30AM – 3PM EST

September 28, 2017 – Paducah, KY
Baptist Health Paducah
Heart Center Auditorium
2501 Kentucky Avenue
Paducah, KY 42003
9:30AM – 3PM CST

October 5, 2017 – Ashland, KY
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Kentucky REC’s FREE MIPS and MACRA Support Services

22nd May

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) is a transformative law that will ultimately lead the American health care system away from a fee-for-service model and towards a new risk-bearing, value-based, coordinated care models. MACRA will drive payment and delivery reform across the payer mix for the foreseeable future in an attempt to lessen the overall burden of ever-climbing healthcare costs in the US.

Anyone who bills Medicare Part B for more than $30,000 or sees more than 100 Medicare Part B patients must participate in MIPS/MACRA. Eligible Clinicians include: MD, DO, NP, PA, CNS, CRNA.

The good news: Kentucky REC is here to help. We have been awarded a grant from CMS to establish the Quality Payment Program Resource Center™ to provide FREE help to eligible clinicians as they navigate participation in the CMS Quality Payment Program focused on supporting … Read More »