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Standards and Tools (2019) October 17, 2018 - 10:13am
Standards and Tools (2018) October 17, 2018 - 10:12am
2019 EP Technical Release Notes October 18, 2018 - 1:09pm
2019 EP Technical Release Notes October 18, 2018 - 1:08pm
Now Available: Cypress™ v4.0.1 and Cypress 2018.1.0 Bundle October 16, 2018 - 8:27am

The Cypress™ v4.0.1 patch was released on 10/11/18. The Cypress v4.0.1 patch can be applied to an existing Cypress v4 installation. Instructions for installing or updating Cypress can be found here. The change log for the v4.0.1 release is below:

 

Cypress v4.0.1 Features

CMS Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) Implementation Guides (IGs) October 15, 2018 - 4:26pm

These IGs are based on the HL7 QRDA IGs. CMS's QRDA Category I IG is used for Hospital Quality Reporting (HQR), and CMS's QRDA Category III IG is used for the Eligible Clinicians and Eligible Professionals Programs that address aggregate reporting requirements for Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) and Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) programs.

CMS QRDA III Schematrons and Sample Files for Eligible Clinicians and Eligible Professionals Reporting October 15, 2018 - 12:10pm
2018 CMS QRDA III Schematrons and Sample Files for Eligible Professionals (EPs) and Eligible Clinicians October 15, 2018 - 11:58am
2018 CMS QRDA III Schematrons and Sample Files for Eligible Professionals (EPs) and Eligible Clinicians October 15, 2018 - 11:56am
QDM User Group Webinar October 11, 2018 - 2:35pm

The QDM User Group responds to requests for additional clarification or content from measure developers and others submitting information to the ONC JIRA tracking system QDM section.

JOIN WEBEX MEETING

https://esacinc2.webex.com/esacinc2/j.php?MTID=me8d6277dca528e02526f28ca60f9397b

Meeting number (access code): 857 138 552

CMS QRDA III Implementation Guide for Eligible Clinicians and Eligible Professionals Reporting October 11, 2018 - 1:11pm
Hospital IQR-Promoting Interoperability Program Alignment Outreach and Education Webinar: Walking Through the Steps to Successful eCQM Submission for CY 2018 Hospital Reporting October 10, 2018 - 9:47pm

This Outreach and Education webinar for participants in the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program and the Medicare and Medicaid Promoting Interoperability Programs (previously known as the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Programs) is scheduled for Wednesday, October 24, 2018.

Quality Data Model (QDM) October 10, 2018 - 6:31pm

The Quality Data Model (QDM) is an information model that defines relationships between patients and clinical concepts in a standardized format to enable electronic quality performance measurement. The model is the current structure for electronically representing quality measure concepts for stakeholders involved in electronic quality measurement development and reporting.

The 2019 CMS QRDA III Implementation Guide, Schematron, and Sample Files Are Now Available October 10, 2018 - 2:05pm

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published the 2019 CMS Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) Category III Implementation Guide (IG), Schematron, and Sample files.

2019 CMS QRDA III Schematrons and Sample Files October 18, 2018 - 12:24pm
2019_CMS_QRDA_III_Eligible_Clinicians_and_EP_IG-508.pdf October 10, 2018 - 1:12pm
2019_CMS_QRDA_III_Schematrons_and_Sample_Files.zip October 10, 2018 - 1:12pm
Cooking with CQL: or How to Incorporate CQL into HQMF for eCQMs Webinar October 10, 2018 - 11:29am

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invites you to the “Cooking with Clinical Quality Language (CQL): or How to Incorporate CQL into Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF) for Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs)” webinar.

The Cooking with CQL series provides an interactive environment for measure developers. The upcoming sessions will feature open discussion from subject matter experts on the Measure Authoring Tool (MAT), show how to express measures using CQL, and review questions.

Cooking with CQL: or How to Incorporate CQL into HQMF for eCQMs Webinar October 10, 2018 - 11:24am

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invites you to the “Cooking with Clinical Quality Language (CQL): or How to Incorporate CQL into Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF) for Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs)” webinar.

The Cooking with CQL series provides an interactive environment for measure developers. The upcoming sessions will feature open discussion from subject matter experts on the Measure Authoring Tool (MAT), show how to express measures using CQL and review questions.

Hospital IQR-EHR Incentive Program Alignment Outreach and Education Webinar on February 6, 2018: CY 2017 (FY 2019) eCQM Reporting Tips and Tools for the Hospital IQR and Medicare EHR Incentive Programs October 10, 2018 - 2:27pm

This Outreach and Education webinar for participants in the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program and the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program is scheduled for Tuesday, February 06, 2018, at 2 p.m. ET