CMS LAN Webinar: Implications of the Year 5 Final Rule for Solo and Small Group Practices
Tuesday, December 8th | 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM EDT
Thursday, December 10th | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
2021 begins the fifth year of the Quality Payment Program. While much remains the same, CMS is considering changes for the upcoming year that have implications for solo and small group practices. This webinar will discuss updates to the performance category weights and requirements, changes for third party intermediaries, COVID-19 flexibilities, and revisions to the performance threshold. Understanding these changes will enable you to begin preparing so you can succeed in Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) in 2021 and beyond. This event will feature a panel of experts familiar with the Final Rule who can offer advice on how to prepare and answer your questions about how these changes will affect small practices, solo practitioners and practices in rural and medically underserved areas. Join this event to talk with the panelists about any questions you have on the Final Rule.
2019 Feedback Report and Resources
Wednesday, December 9th | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT
The final performance feedback for the 2019 QPP Performance Year is currently available, including your final score and payment adjustment information. This webinar will answer the most frequently asked questions about the Quality Payment Program 2019 Performance Feedback Report including information on patient-level data reports. .The webinar will also explain how to use the information in the report to take action to improve your score for this performance year and beyond.
Getting Ready for QPP Year 5 (2021)
Wednesday, January 13th | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT
In an effort to continue to build on what is working, CMS is using your feedback to implement program payment and policy changes which are highlighted in the Quality Payment Program (QPP) Final Rule. The changes made to the Quality Payment Program for 2021 will be implemented beginning January 1, 2021. This webinar will provide an overview of QPP 2021, highlight any updates (performance category revisions, data collection, and submission requirements), and list steps you can take to have a successful 2021 performance year.
QPP Performance Year 2021: Quality Performance Category
Wednesday, February, 10th | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT
The Quality performance category assesses the quality of care you deliver as evidenced by your performance on quality measures. Quality measures are tools that help measure health care processes, outcomes, and patients’ care experiences. This webinar will provide attendees with an in-depth look into the 2021 QPP Performance Year (or Year 5) Quality Performance Category and an understanding of the basic requirements, scoring, methodology and data submission of the Quality Performance Category.
QPP MIPS Data Submission and Reporting for the 2020 Performance Year
Wednesday, March, 10th | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT
The deadline for QPP Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) data submission is March 31, 2021. MIPS allows clinicians to choose and report on measures/activities from three performance categories: Quality, Improvement Activities, and Promoting Interoperability. Data from the 2020 Performance Year can be submitted on the behalf of practices as a group and/or individual clinician. This webinar will provide attendees with an overview of the scoring methodology and information on how to report and submit the minimum amount of data to avoid a negative payment adjustment for the 2020 Performance Year.
QPP/MIPS Office Hours
Multiple Sessions (see below)
Held on Tuesdays, an open Q and A (not a formal presentation) hosted by IPRO’s Quality Payment Program Support Team members to discuss and help resolve clinicians and practices questions about MIPS, APMS and the Quality Payment Program in general. Come prepared with questions for our highly knowledgeable QPP Support Team.
To view past webinars, please go to the QPP SURS Project website