Upcoming Events

  • CY 2018 OPPS/ASC Final Rule: Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program — 1 C.E.

    Date: December 4, 2017
    Time(s): 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM ET

    Description:

    The Program Lead from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will discuss the CY 2018 OPPS/ASC Final Rule and the changes for hospitals and the Hospital OQR Program

    Target Audience:

    Individuals within the hospital setting that report data for the Hospital OQR Program wishing to know more about the upcoming changes to the program as a result of the decisions in the Final Rule.

    Objectives:

    • Locate the Calendar Year (CY) 2018 OPPS/ASC Final Rule in the Federal Register
    • List the Finalized changes to the Hospital OQR Program in the CY 2018 OPPS/ASC Final Rule
    • Identify changes that were not finalized for the Hospital OQR Program

    Moderator(s):

    • Pam Harris, RN, BSN
      Project Coordinator, Outpatient Quality Reporting and Education Support Contractor

    Speaker(s):

    • Anita Bhatia, PhD, MPH
      Program Lead, Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program

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