FY 2021 IPPS/LTCH PPS Final Rule Overview for Hospital Quality Programs

Thursday, October 29, 2020 Archived

2:00 pm


This presentation will provide an overview of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS)/Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System (LTCH PPS) Final Rule as it relates to the following programs:

Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program
Hospital Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Program
Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program
Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP)
Medicare and Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Program

Julia Venanzi, MPH

Program Lead, Hospital IQR Program and Hospital VBP Program
Quality Measurement and Value-Based Incentives Group (QMVIG)
Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ), CMS

Alex Feilmeier, MHA

Lead Solutions Specialist

Value, Incentives, and Quality Reporting Center Validation Support Contractor

Dylan Podson, MPH, CPH

Social Science Research Analyst, Medicare and Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs


Lang Le, MPP

Subject Matter Expert, Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program, QMVIG, CCSQ, CMS

Gail Sexton

Program Lead, Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP) , QMVIG, CCSQ, CMS


Candace Jackson, RN

Project Lead, Hospital IQR Program

Inpatient Value, Incentives, and Quality Reporting (VIQR) Outreach and Education Support Contractor


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