You Have Reached Your Destination: CY 2020 OPPS/ASC Final Rule

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Archived

10:00AM/2:00PM ET

Description: The Program Lead from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) discusses the CY 2020 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)/Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) Final Rule and the resulting changes for both hospitals and ASCs.


  • Relate the Meaningful Measure Initiative to the changes in the Final Rule.
  • Locate the Calendar Year (CY) 2020 Outpatient Prospective Payment System/Ambulatory Surgical Center (OPPS/ASC) Final Rule in the Federal Register.
  • List the finalized changes to each program in the CY 2020 OPPS/ASC Final Rule.

Target Audience: Individuals that collect and report data for both the ASCQR and Hospital OQR programs who wish to learn about the upcoming changes for the programs as a result of the finalized proposals put forth in the Final Rule.

Speaker: Anita J. Bhatia, PhD, MPH Program Lead, Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Moderator: Karen VanBourgondien, BSN, RN
Education Lead, Outpatient Quality Program Systems and Stakeholder Support Team

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