Meeting Archive:
FY 2019 IPPS/LTCH PPS Final Rule: Overview of eCQM Reporting and Promoting Interoperability Programs


Meeting Description:

This presentation will provide participants with an overview of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Inpatient
Prospective Payment System (IPPS)/Long-Term Care
Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS) Final Rule,
focusing on finalized electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) reporting requirements for the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program and finalized requirements for the Medicare and Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs for hospitals (previously known as the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Programs).

Objectives:

Participants will be able to: 

Locate the FY 2019 IPPS/LTCH PPS Final Rule text.
Identify changes pertinent to eCQM reporting requirements for the Hospital IQR Program and the Medicare and Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs within the FY 2019 IPPS/LTCH PPS Final Rule. 
Details
Date: Wed, Sep 26, 2018
Time: 02:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Jamie Halloran
 Presenter Information
Agenda
 
Time: 2-3 pm ET
 
Topic: FY 2019 IPPS/LTCH PPS Final Rule:  Overview of eCQM Reporting and Promoting Interoperability Programs

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, Incentives, and Quality Reporting; CCSQ; CMS


Jessica Wright, MS, RN, CNL, CPHQ
 

Nurse Consultant; Division of Health  Information Technology; Quality Measurement and Value-Based Incentives Group; CCSQ; CMS


Artrina Sturges, EdD
 

Alignment of eCQMs Lead; Hospital Inpatient VIQR Outreach and Education SC