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Eligible Clinician eCQMs with Substantive Changes for the 2019 Performance Year

Next Occurrence: Wednesday, Feb 27, 2019, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Add to Calendar02/27/2019 18:00:0002/27/2019 19:00:00Atlantic/AzoresEligible Clinician eCQMs with Substantive Changes for the 2019 Performance YearThe Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a webinar titled “Eligible Clinician eCQMs with Substantive Changes for the 2019 Performance Year” on February 27, 2019. This one-hour session will provide an in-depth review of the following electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs) with substantive changes for the 2019 performance year: Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up Plan (CMS69), Depression Remission at Twelve Months (CMS159), and Depression Utilization of the PHQ-9 Tool (CMS160). CMS has transitioned the logic used in eCQMs from the previous quality data model (QDM) logic expression language to Clinical Quality Language (CQL) for the 2019 performance year. This session will provide an introduction to the eCQMs with substantive changes for the 2019 performance year and address terminology and value set changes for 2019 Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Quality performance year. As a result of the feedback received from stakeholders interviewed through the CMS eCQM Strategy Project to reduce implementation and reporting burdens, this session is intended to prepare eligible clinicians, vendors, quality, and health information technology staff for eCQM reporting, and is the fourth in a series of five educational sessions to provide relevant information to support successful understanding, interpretation, and implementation of eCQMs.At the end of this eCQMs with substantive changes session, participants will be able to: Understand the new CQL expression language for eCQMs with substantive changes for the 2019 performance yearAddress the most frequently asked questions and answers for each eCQM and how to follow ongoing information about each measureLearn about changes to these eCQMs for 2019 MIPS reportingPlease register here.Space is limited for this webinar. Registration will close when we have reached maximum capacity. This webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to participate, a replay of the webinar with presentation slides will be available on the eCQI Resource Center website within 2 weeks following the program.falseMM/DD/YYYY

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a webinar titled “Eligible Clinicianinfo-icon eCQMsinfo-icon with Substantive Changes for the 2019 Performance Year” on February 27, 2019. This one-hour session will provide an in-depth review of the following electronic clinical quality measuresinfo-icon (eCQMs) with substantive changes for the 2019 performance year: Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up Plan (CMS69), Depression Remission at Twelve Months (CMS159), and Depression Utilization of the PHQ-9 Tool (CMS160). CMS has transitioned the logic used in eCQMs from the previous quality data model (QDM) logic expression language to Clinical Quality Language (CQL) for the 2019 performance year. This session will provide an introduction to the eCQMs with substantive changes for the 2019 performance year and address terminology and value setinfo-icon changes for 2019 Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Quality performance year. As a result of the feedback received from stakeholders interviewed through the CMS eCQMinfo-icon Strategy Project to reduce implementation and reporting burdens, this session is intended to prepare eligible cliniciansinfo-icon, vendors, quality, and health information technologyinfo-icon staff for eCQM reporting, and is the fourth in a series of five educational sessions to provide relevant information to support successful understanding, interpretation, and implementation of eCQMs.

At the end of this eCQMs with substantive changes session, participants will be able to: 

  • Understand the new CQL expression language for eCQMs with substantive changes for the 2019 performance year
  • Address the most frequently asked questions and answers for each eCQM and how to follow ongoing information about each measure
  • Learn about changes to these eCQMs for 2019 MIPS reporting

Please register here.

Space is limited for this webinar. Registration will close when we have reached maximum capacity. This webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to participate, a replay of the webinar with presentation slides will be available on the eCQI Resource Centerinfo-icon website within 2 weeks following the program.

Last Updated: February 5, 2019