Meeting Archive:
FY 2018 Medicare Spending per Beneficiary (MSPB) Hospital-Specific Report (HSR) Overview

Meeting Description:
This presentation will provide an overview of the Payment-Standardized Medicare Spending
per Beneficiary (MSPB) measure, including the goals of the MSPB measure, the measure methodology, and how to perform MSPB measure calculations. Additionally, participants will learn about the HSRs, where to locate their related supplemental files, how to request a review and correction, and where downloadable MSPB files can be found on


At the conclusion of the presentation, participants will be able to perform the following tasks:

Identify the goals of the MSPB measure
Explain the MSPB measure methodology
Locate the following MSPB documents:
oDownloadable MSPB files posted
oHSRs and their supplemental files
Date: Wed, May 31, 2017
Time: 02:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Jamie Halloran
 Presenter Information
Time: 2-3 pm
Topic: FY 2018 Medicare Spending per Beneficiary (MSPB) Hospital-Specific Report (HSR) Overview

Cynthia Khan, PhD
Data Scientist and Project Manager

Econometrica, Inc.



Bethany Wheeler-Bunch, MSHA,
Hospital Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Program Support Contract Lead, Hospital Inpatient Value, Incentives, and  Quality Reporting (VIQR) Outreach and Education
Support Contractor (SC)