Physician Quality Reporting System program and 2015 Updates

Medicare PQRS “Physician Quality Reporting System” Program and 2015 Updates

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Length
60 minutes
Product Description

Understand Changes to Quality Measures and Future State of the CMS PQRS

This informative session with expert speaker Gail Madison-Brown will provide a refresher on objectives of Medicare’s Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS). You will take a deeper dive in understanding the PQRS requirements, learn who must participate to avoid a negative payment adjustment, as well as the best reporting options available to an eligible professional. You will also get an overview of PQRS quality measures, defining common measures and insight on how an eligible professional reports applicable measures. 

In addition, Gail will discuss the significance of satisfactory reporting vs. participation and how to avoid the negative payment adjustment. The session will cover timeline changes and requirements as implemented by Medicare for years 2015 to 2017.

This 60-minute session will shed light on what the PQRS program is intended to accomplish, who must participate and the effect on eligible professionals who do and do not participate. You will learn what quality measures updates have been implemented that may affect reporting requirements, as well as how to determine whether you may be faced with potential negative payments adjustments.

Session Highlights:

  • Updated timeline for participation, incentive payments and potential penalties or payment adjustments.
  • Ensuring that you or your practice has or knows how to enroll in the PQRS program appropriately.
  • Significance of satisfactory reporting vs. participation and how to avoid the negative payment adjustment.
  • Find out what the PQRS program is intended to accomplish, and who must participate and the effect on eligible professionals who do and do not participate.
  • Reporting via EHR Direct or Vendor– Individual EP’s and Group Practices.
  • Value Modifìer Application Process for 2015.
  • Learn what quality measures updates have been implemented that may affect reporting requirements.
  • PQRS Reporting Deadline & Physician Feedback.
  • CMS Reporting Portal - IACS to EIDM 2015 Update/Change.
  • Learn about the future state of the CMS PQRS.
  • Insights on timeline changes and requirements as implemented by Medicare for years 2015 to 2017.

 Who should attend

Physician practices – all sizes. Quality management professionals, EHR professionals involved with quality report writing and submission, Revenue Cycle Management, CFO’s, Compliance professionals, Internal Audit professionals.

 

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About Our Speaker

Gail Ann Madison Brown

 

Gail Madison-Brown has extensive experience in healthcare compliance, revenue cycle, auditing and coding programs. She has over 25 years of experience as a Registered Nurse and many years as an attorney. She has spoken for professional healthcare organizations, as well as for state public health departments.

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