Inpatient Hospital Quality Programs: Payment Updates and Overview — 1.5 C.E.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Archived

2:00 PM ET


This event will provide an overview of how CMS adjusts payments for the inpatient hospital quality programs, including the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program, Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program, Hospital Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Program, Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP), and Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program.


  • Nekeshia McInnis, MSPH
    Subject-Matter Expert, Hospital IQR and Hospital VBP Programs, Quality Measurement and Value-Based Incentives Group (QMVIG), Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ), CMS
  • Nichole Davick
    Health Insurance Specialist, EHR Incentive Programs, Division of Health Information Technology, CCSQ, CMS
  • James Poyer, MS, MBA
    Director, Division of Value, Incentives, and Quality Reporting, QMVIG, CCSQ, CMS
  • Elizabeth Bainger, DNP, RN, CPHQ
    Program Lead, HAC Reduction Program, QMVIG, CCSQ, CMS

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