FY 2019 IPPS/LTCH PPS Final Rule: Overview of eCQM Reporting and Promoting Interoperability Programs — 1 C.E.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Archived

2:00 PM ET


This presentation will provide participants with an overview of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS)/Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS) Final Rule, focusing on finalized electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) reporting requirements for the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program and finalized requirements for the Medicare and Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs for hospitals (previously known as the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Programs).


  • Shanna Hartman, MS, RN
    Electronic and Clinician Quality; Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ); CMS
  • Grace H. Snyder, JD, MPH
    Program Lead; Hospital IQR Program and Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program; Division of Value, Incentives, and Quality Reporting; CCSQ; CMS
  • Jessica Wright, MS, RN, CNL, CPHQ
    Nurse Consultant; Division of Health Information Technology; Quality Measurement and Value-Based Incentives Group; CCSQ; CMS
  • Artrina Sturges, EdD
    Alignment of eCQMs Lead; Hospital Inpatient VIQR Outreach and Education SC

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