CMS QRDA Category I Implementation Guide Changes for CY 2018 for Hospital Quality Reporting — 1 C.E.

Monday, March 19, 2018 Archived

2:00 PM ET


This presentation will provide an overview of the 2018 CMS Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) Category I Implementation Guide (IG) for Hospital Quality Reporting (HQR), including changes made from Calendar Year (CY) 2017 to CY 2018. It will also provide a high-level overview of updates to the Health Level Seven (HL7) base standard QRDA Category I IG and a review of available resources.


  • Yan Heras, PhD
    Principal Informaticist Enterprise Science and Computing (ESAC), Inc
  • Artrina Sturges, EdD
    Project Lead, Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting-Electronic Health Record Incentive Program Alignment, Hospital Inpatient VIQR Outreach and Education SC

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Presentation slides have been revised as of 03/26/2018.