IQR-EHR Incentive Program Alignment Outreach and Education webinar: Pioneers in Quality Expert to Expert Series eCAC-3 & eEHDI-1a

When: Thursday, Dec 15, 2016, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

This Outreach and Education webinar for participants in the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program and Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program is scheduled for Thursday, December 15, 2016.

The webinar, titled Pioneers in Quality Expert to Expert Series eCAC-3 & eEHDI-1a, will be presented by Anna Bentler, MSN, RN, Project Director, The Joint Commission; Lynn Perrine, MSN, RN, Lantana Consulting Group; Xidong Deng, PhD, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Health Scientist, Team Lead, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); and Marcus Gaffney, MPH, EHDI Health Scientist, CDC.

This presentation is an in-depth review of the following electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs): eCAC-3, Home Management Plan of Care Document Given to Patient/Caregiver and eEHDI-1a, Hearing Screening Prior to Hospital Discharge. The session will begin with a comprehensive review of the measure logic and value sets effective for the 2016 reporting year. The presenters will introduce changes to the measure specifications that are applicable for 2017 reporting, as well as, discuss common questions and issues.    

The webinar will be presented on Thursday, December 15, 2016, at 12 p.m. ET.

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