Archived Events

Setting Up Your HARP Account for Hospital Quality Reporting

4/7/2020

Description:  This event will provide the background of the transition to Health Care Quality Information Systems (HCQIS) Access Roles and Profile (HARP), instructions for establishing your HARP...


Discovery: Planet Data

9/19/2018

Description: This webinar will discuss the most currently reported data for selected web-based measures as well as review common reports to access data reported for this program. We will also brief...


Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program: CY 2019 OPPS/ASC Proposed Rule

8/22/2018

Description: The Program Lead from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will be presenting the Calendar Year (CY) 2019 Proposed Rule. We will cover the proposed changes for the progra...


The Abstraction Challenge Show: Real Questions, Real Answers

6/20/2018

Description: This webinar will review some of the most frequently asked measure-related questions for the Hospital OQR Program. Join us for this scenario-based presentation and test your abstractio...


Website Walk-through: Tools and Resources for the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program

4/18/2018

Description: Please join us as we walk participants through the two most commonly accessed websites for this program. We will demonstrate new resources, as well as upgraded features essential to...


Getting Your Ducks in a Row: Addressing Common Issues in Quality Reporting- OQR

3/21/2018

Description: Join us as we walk through the most common program-related hurdles and obstacles when reporting OQR data. We will cover all submission deadlines, common misconceptions when entering...


Measure by Measure: Data for the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program

2/21/2018

Description: We will present state and national data for selected measures reported for the Hospital OQR Program over the last few years. We will also discuss common obstacles encountered and repor...


Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program 2018 Specifications Manual Update

1/17/2018

Description: Join us for this comprehensive overview of the changes to the Specifications Manual. Experts will provide details on how these changes may affect abstracting and reporting the Hospital...


CY 2018 OPPS/ASC Final Rule: Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program

12/4/2017

Description: The Program Lead from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will discuss the CY 2018 OPPS/ASC Final Rule and the changes for hospitals and the Hospital OQR Program Target...


Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program Reconsideration Process: Calendar Year 2018

11/16/2017

Moderator(s): Anita Bhatia, PhD, MPH Program Lead, Hospital OQR Program, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Speaker(s): Renee Parks, RN, BSN Project Director, Hospital OQR Program Event...


What Report? Whose Report? Where Did You Get That?

10/18/2017

Description: Join us as we discuss the various reports available for the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program. We will review the reports available from QualityNet, including how to run th...


Your Data Is Showing: Public Reporting

9/20/2017

Description: Join us for an in-depth review of public reporting. We will be discussing helpful resources, explaining the preview report and its contents, and learning how to find your data on...


OQR: CY 2018 OPPS/ASC Proposed Rule: For the Hospital OQR Program

8/2/2017

Description: The Program Lead from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will highlight Hospital OQR developments slated for implementation in the 2018 Final Rule and how hospitals can...


OQR: The Question and Answer Show

6/21/2017

Description: This presentation will review some of the most frequently asked measure-related questions for the Hospital OQR Program. Join us for this scenario-based QA review and get your abstracti...


OQR: The Treasure Hunt: Valuable Tools for Successful Reporting

4/19/2017

Description: Come join us on the search and discovery of the tools for the Outpatient Quality Program Measures. These tools provide information, understanding and clarification of the OQR measures....


OQR: Pop! Filling in and Submitting the Population and Sampling XML File

4/5/2017

Description: This presentation will review how to upload and submit data using an XML spreadsheet for the OQR Program. Speaker(s): Harold Neal Hicks, III System Administrator, HSAG Event...


OQR: CMS Abstraction and Reporting Tool (CART): Knowing the Basics

3/15/2017

Event Documentation: Presentation Slides Presentation Transcript Q&A Transcript ( 10AM / 2PM ) Event Recording Join us for an overview of the steps required for entering abstractions into CART. Thi...


OQR: Hospital OQR Program CY 2018 Chart-Abstracted Validation Overview for Selected Hospitals

2/15/2017

Event Documentation: Presentation Slides Presentation Transcript Q&A Transcripts ( 10:00 AM  / 2:00 PM ) Event Recording Time: 10:00-11:00 AM EST 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST The validation contractor will...


Hospital OQR: Help, I’m New: What Do I Do?

1/18/2017

Event Documentation: Event Recording Times: 10:00 – 11:00 AM EST 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST Geared toward newcomers to the Hospital OQR Program, this presentation provides basic instruction about QualityNe...


Hospital OQR 2017 Specifications Manual Update

12/12/2016

This presentation will discuss all of the changes and updates to the Specifications Manual since January 2016. Measure experts will provide details on the changes on how this may affect the...


CY 2017 OPPS/ASC Final Rule: Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program

11/29/2016

Topic Overview of the 2017 Outpatient Final Rule, published in the Federal Registry, that updates the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program Federal Regulations, where CMS has focused on...


OQR: Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program Reconsideration Process, Calendar Year 2017

11/7/2016

Topic This webinar provides information regarding the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) Hospital OQR Program Reconsideration Process for the Calendar Year 2017 Payment Determination....


OQR: Unlocking the Secrets of the Question and Answer (QA) Tool

9/21/2016

Topic This overview of the updated Question and Answer tool will describe how to find the tool, establish an account, submit questions about program requirements, and take advantage of the tool’s...


OQR: CY 2017 OPPS/ASC Proposed Rule Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (HOQR) Program

7/25/2016

Topic Lead representatives from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will highlight OQR Program developments slated for implementation in the 2017 Final Rule and how hospitals can...


OQR: Data & Quality Improvement for the Hospital OQR Program

5/18/2016

Topic Experts in data analytics and quality improvement will discuss state and national Hospital OQR measure performance in 2013, 2014, and 2015, and explain how hospitals can utilize these data to...


OQR: Hospital OQR Imaging Efficiency Measures

4/20/2016

Topic This presentation will be presented by The Lewin Group, detailing the outpatient imaging measures, measure maintenance, implementation, and process. They will also discuss trends in the data....