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CMS Measures under Consideration 2017 Open Forum #1 Webinar

Submitted by Amira Elhagmusa on March 22, 2017 - 10:26am

On Thursday, April 6, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 noon Eastern Time, CMS is hosting an open forum to provide a live demonstration of JIRA and to address questions remaining after CMS’ Pre-rulemaking kickoff session.  The webinar login and dial-in instructions are below.  

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CMS Measures under Consideration 2017 Kickoff Webinar

Submitted by Amira Elhagmusa on March 20, 2017 - 3:28pm

It’s that time of year again!  CMS is gearing up to kick off the 2017 pre-rulemaking season! The kickoff webinar will be held on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, from 10:00 AM to 12 noon Eastern Time. 

The purpose of this meeting is to refresh us regarding pre-rulemaking, introduce milestone dates for this cycle, and offer JIRA training. The webinar login and dial-in instructions are below. 

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Submitted by Jessica Dulin S... on March 2, 2017 - 2:46pm

eCQM Electronic Specifications

These electronic specifications are fully developed and represent the electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs)  for the ambulatory quality reporting programs. This page will be updated if changes are made to the final measure requirements.

Each year, CMS makes updates to the electronic specifications of the Clinical Quality Measures approved for submission in CMS programs. CMS encourages the implementation and use of the updates because they include new codes, logic corrections and clarifications.

Register Now: Webinar on CMS’ Annual MIPS Call for Measures and Activities

Submitted by Amira Elhagmusa on February 16, 2017 - 5:34pm

Learn More about Submitting Measures and Activities for MIPS

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) opened the submission period for the Annual Call for Measures and Activities of the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) track of the Quality Payment Program (QPP).

Cypress & Bonnie Office Hours

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Submitted by Jessica Dulin S... on February 9, 2017 - 11:05pm

Cypress is the official testing tool for certifying Electronic Health Records (EHR) and EHR modules in the calculation of electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) data for the EHR Incentive Program, Quality Payment Program (QPP), and other CMS Quality Reporting Programs (e.g., IQR, CPC+). Bonnie is a tool for pre-testing eCQM in the EHR Incentive Program. During the office hours, Bonnie and Cypress experts will address user community questions and concerns.

Bonnie: A Tool for Testing eCQMs

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Submitted by Jessica Dulin S... on February 9, 2017 - 10:45pm

Bonnie is a tool for pre-testing electronic clinical quality measures (eCQM) in the Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program, Quality Payment Program (QPP), and other CMS Quality Reporting Programs (e.g., IQR, CPC+). The MITRE team will solicit feedback in an interactive session that includes a Bonnie overview and demonstration, updates on new features, and a preview of CQL in Bonnie. Visit https://bonnie.healthit.gov