Meeting Archive:
IQR Program: FY 2018 IPPS Proposed Rule

Meeting Description:

Please join Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for a review of quality program proposals for hospitals as addressed in the recently released Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Proposed Rule.  This discussion will focus on proposed changes to the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program, Hospital Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Program, Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program, and Hospital Readmissions Production Program (HRRP). Presenters will also provide instructions about how to comment, for record, on the CMS proposals.




Participants will be able to:

Locate the FY 2018 Proposed Rule text
Identify changes within the FY 2018 IPPS Proposed Rule
Identify the time period for public comments on the FY 2018 IPPS Proposed Rule
Describe how the public can submit comments to CMS regarding the FY 2018 IPPS Proposed Rule
Date: Thu, May 4, 2017
Time: 01:30 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Jamie Halloran
 Presenter Information
Time: 1:30-2:30 pm ET
Topic: IQR Program: FY 2018 IPPS Proposed Rule

Grace Im, JD, MPH
Program Lead, Hospital IQR Program and Hospital VBP Program, Quality Measurement and Value-Based Incentives Group, Center for Clinical Standards and Quality, CMS



Delia Houseal PhD, MPH

End Stage Renal Disease, Quality Improvement Program Lead






Elizabeth Bainger DNP, RN, CPHQ

Program Lead, HAC Reduction Program