Meeting Archive:
FY 2018 IPPS Proposed Rule: Overview of the Hospital IQR Program and Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Proposals Specific to eCQMs and Meaningful Use Requirements


Meeting Description:
This presentation will provide participants with an overview of the proposals in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Proposed Rule, issued on April 14, 2017, related to electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) reporting requirements for the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) and Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs for hospitals and other Meaningful Use (MU) requirements under the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs. An overview will also be provided regarding how to submit formal comments to become a matter of record and receive response in the Final Rule.

 

Objectives

Participants will be able to perform the following:

 

Locate the FY 2018 proposed rule text regarding the IQR‒EHR alignment proposals

 

Identify changes within the FY 2018 proposed rule reporting proposals for the Hospital IQR and EHR Incentive Programs

 

Learn the time period and steps for submitting comments on the FY 2018 IPPS proposed rule

 

 

 

 

Details
Date: Tue, May 9, 2017
Time: 02:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Jamie Halloran
 Presenter Information
Agenda
 
Time: 2-3 p.m. ET
Topic:  FY 2018 IPPS Proposed Rule: Overview of the Hospital IQR Program and Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs Proposals Specific to eCQMs and Meaningful Use Requirements
 

Grace H. Im, JD, MPH
 

Program Lead, Hospital IQR and Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Programs (VBP), Quality Measurement and Value-Based Incentives Group, Center for Clinical Standards and Quality, CMS

 

 


Lisa Marie Gomez, MPA, MPH
 

Health Insurance Specialist, Division of Electronic and Clinical Quality, CMS

 

 


Kathleen Johnson, BS, RN
 
Health Insurance Specialist, EHR Incentive Programs, Division of Health Information Technology (DHIT), CMS

 

 

 


Steven E. Johnson, MS
 
Health Insurance Specialist, EHR Incentive Programs, DHIT, CMS