Meeting Archive:
Preparation Checklist for CY 2016 eCQM Reporting

Meeting Description:

This presentation outlines a preparation checklist to assist eligible hospitals and their vendors as they institute activities for the Calendar Year (CY) 2016 electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) Reporting requirements for the Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) and the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs. The checklist outlines reporting requirements, identifies required specifications, and suggests activities to perform and resources to the review before submitting Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) – I test files to the CMS eCQM Receiving System. The Receiving System is now open and ready to receive test files.

Target Audience: eCQM Data submitters for Eligible Hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals, including vendors and clinical informaticists

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:


      Recognize the CY 2016 eCQM Reporting Requirements 


      Perform actions outlined in the preparation checklist


      Locate and utilize resources to support  mandatory eCQM reporting activities for CY 2016


      Upload QRDA-I test files to the CMS eCQM Receiving System


Date: Thu, Jun 9, 2016
Time: 01:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Jamie Halloran
 Presenter Information
Time: 1-2 p.m.
Topic: Preparation Checklist for CY 2016 eCQM Reporting

Artrina Sturges, EdD
Team Lead, IQR/EHR Alignment
Hospital Inpatient VIQR Outreach and Educations SC