Join us for our 2017 Healthcare Transformation Survival Seminar Series!
Join us as we take an in-depth look at the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) legislation and the Quality Payment Program!
There are significant changes to physician payments that are now tied to quality and value. This event will prepare healthcare providers for the changes under MACRA and Value-Based Payment. We will explore: QPP Eligibility, QPP Reporting Metrics, Improvement Activities, ACI and Meaningful Use, HIPAA Requirements, and Quality Improvement.
Lunch will be provided.
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
All events will start at 9:30am for registration and end at 3pm.
See Agenda Below
Please note: we will provide an in-depth look at the Quality Payment Program under MACRA. For a high-level overview of the legislation please watch this CME module prior to the event: http://www.cecentral.com/activity/12917
August 18, 2017 - London, KY
London Community Center
529 S Main St
London, KY 40741
9:30AM - 3PM EST
September 14, 2017 - Georgetown, KY
100 Crawford Drive
Georgetown, KY 40324
9:30AM - 3PM EST
September 28, 2017 - Paducah, KY
Baptist Health Paducah
Heart Center Auditorium
2501 Kentucky Avenue
Paducah, KY 42003
9:30AM - 3PM CST
October 5, 2017 - Ashland, KY
Ashland Community College
The Rocky Adkins Pavilion
902 Technology Drive
Grayson, KY 41143
9:30AM - 3PM EST
9:30AM - 10AM: Registration
10AM - 10:10AM: Welcome (Trudi Matthews, MA & Polly Mullins-Bentley, RN)
10:10AM - 11:45AM: MACRA/Quality Payment Program 2.0 Sessions
-Getting Ready for QPP - Who is Eligible? (Robin Huffman, MHA)
-How & What Should I Report for QPP? (Kelly Fountain)
-Which Measures Should I Report for QPP? (Margie Banse, Sue Anderson-Lenz)
-Which Improvement Activities are Right for Me? (Vance Drakeford)
-How do I Meet the ACI Requirements? (Kelly Fountain)
11:45AM - 12:45PM: Lunch & Networking
12:45PM - 1:45PM: Health IT Sessions
-How do I Handle Medicaid Meaningful Use? (Michelle Hibbard & Carla Cooper)
-What About Hospital Meaningful Use? (Kristina Feathers)
-What Role does HIE Play in MU & ACI? (Polly Mullins-Bentley, RN)
-How do I Protect my IT Systems from Bad Guys? (Brent McKune)
1:45PM - 2PM: Break & Networking
2PM - 2:45PM: How do I Improve my Performance & QPP Score? (Trudi Matthews, MA)
2:45PM - 3PM: Closing
This material will be prepared by the QPP Resource Center, the Quality Payment Program for the Midwest, under contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The contents presented do not necessarily reflect CMS policy.
The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.
- Practice-based learning and improvement
UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 3.5 hours of participation.
To prepare healthcare providers for the changes under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act and Value-Based Payment. There are significant changes to Medicare and Medicaid physician payments tied to quality and value starting in January, 2017.
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be able to:
1. Explain the changes in health care reporting and reimbursements brought about by MACRA legislation
2. Identify who is supposed to participate in the Quality Payment Program
3. Determine how and what to report for the Quality Payment Program
4. Describe how to meet Advancing Care Information requirements
5. Discuss Medicaid and Hospital Meaningful Use
5. Cite the top HIPAA threats and success strategies for practices
6. Review how to improve performance and QPP score
Physician, Physician Assistant, Nurse, Nurse APN, Certified Professional Coder, Dentist, Health Administrator, Health IT Professional, Insurance Professional/Associate, Psychologist, & Public Health Professional
All planners, speakers, authors, and reviewers involved with content development for continuing education activities provided by the University of Kentucky are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures will be included in participant materials or given prior to the start of the activity.