CMS QRDA Category I Implementation Guide Changes for CY 2018 for Hospital Quality Reporting

Next Occurrence: Monday, Mar 19, 2018, 2:00PM - 3:00PM

This Outreach and Education webinar for participants in the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program and the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Program is scheduled for Monday, March 19, 2018, at 2 p.m. Eastern Time (ET).

The webinar, titled CMS QRDA Category I Implementation Guide Changes for CY 2018 for Hospital Quality Reporting, will be presented by Yan Heras, PhD, Principal Informaticist, Enterprise Science and Computing (ESAC), Inc., and Artrina Sturges, EdD, Project Lead, Hospital IQR-EHR Incentive Program Alignment, Hospital Inpatient Value, Incentives, and Quality Reporting (VIQR) Outreach and Education Support Contractor (SC). 

This presentation will provide an overview of the 2018 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (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.  

You may register for the webinar at the following link: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/1e1cvsidy9qd&eom. This program has been pre-approved for 1.0 continuing education (CE) unit.

Last Updated: March 5, 2018