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FY 2019 IPPS Proposed Rule: Acute Care Hospital Quality Reporting Programs Overview

Next Occurrence: Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 2:00PM - 3:00PM

This Outreach and Education webinar for participants in the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program is scheduled for Wednesday, May 9, 2018.

The webinar, titled FY 2019 IPPS Proposed Rule: Acute Care Hospital Quality Reporting Programs Overview, will be presented by Grace H. Snyder, JD, MPH, Program Lead, Hospital IQR Program and Hospital Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Program, Quality Measurement and Value-Based Incentives Group (QMVIG), Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS); Elizabeth Bainger, DNP, RN, CPHQ, Program Lead, Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program, QMVIG, CCSQ, CMS; Joseph Clift, EdD, MPH, MS, PMP, Measures Lead, HAC Reduction Program, Division of Quality Measurement, QMVIG, CCSQ, CMS; and Erin Patton, MPH, CHES, Program Lead, Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP), QMVIG, CCSQ, CMS.

This presentation will provide an overview of quality program proposals for hospitals as addressed in the recently released Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS)/Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS) Proposed Rule. This discussion will focus on proposed changes to the Hospital IQR Program, Hospital VBP Program, HAC Reduction Program, and HRRP.

The webinar slides will be available for download from the Quality Reporting Center website under Upcoming Events the day before the presentation.

The webinar will be presented on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at 2 p.m. ET. You may click here to register for the session.

Last Updated: April 27, 2018