Meeting Archive:
FY 2019 IPPS Proposed Rule: Overview of eCQM Reporting and Promoting Interoperability Program Proposals


Meeting Description:
This presentation will provide participants with an overview of the proposals in the recently released Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS)/Long-Term Care
Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS) Proposed Rule, related to electronic clinical
quality measure (eCQM) reporting requirements for the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program and the Medicare and Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs (previously known as the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record [EHR] Incentive Programs).
The overview will also provide the steps to submit public comments as a matter of record and receive a response in the final rule.

Objectives:

Participants will be able to:

Locate the FY 2019 IPPS Proposed
Rule text regarding eCQM reporting
to the Hospital IQR and Promoting Interoperability Programs. 
Identify proposed changes within the
FY 2019 IPPS Proposed R
ule for the
Hospital IQR and Promoting
Interoperability Programs.
Identify the time period and steps for submitting public comments on the FY
2019 IPPS Proposed Rule.
Details
Date: Wed, May 16, 2018
Time: 02:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Jamie Halloran
 Presenter Information
Agenda
 
Time 2-3 p.m.
 
Topic: FY 2019 IPPS Proposed Rule: Overview of eCQM Reporting and Promoting Interoperability Program Proposals

Shanna Hartman, MS, RN
 

Nurse Consultant, Division of Electronic and Clinician Quality,
Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ), CMS


Grace H. Snyder, JD, MPH
 

Program Lead, Hospital IQR Program and Hospital Value-Based Purchasing
Program, Division of Value, Incentive, and Quality Reporting, CCSQ, CMS


Kathleen Johnson, RN
 

Health Insurance Specialist, Division of Health Information Technology
(DHIT), CCSQ, CMS


Steven E. Johnson, MS
 

Health Insurance Specialist, Division of Health Information Technology
(DHIT), CCSQ, CMS