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Insights from the NAACOS Fall 2021 Conference

Recorded Friday, October 22, 2021 

Healthmonix's Lauren Patrick and Michael Lewis

ACOs from across the U.S. recently attended the NAACOS Fall 2021 Conference to gain insights from CMS officials, ACO leaders, and policy insiders. The Healthmonix team was there to take it all in.  

Healthmonix CEO Lauren Patrick and eCQM/CQM reporting expert Michael Lewis recap the biggest takeaways from the meeting and what it means for ACO participation in VBC programs. They'll cover the following topics:

  • CMS's current vision of the future of the program
  • Importance of health equity
  • Major focus of ACOs
  • Obstacles to eCQM/CQM reporting
  • Alignment of quality measures across VBC programs
  • Importance of ONC rules

 

The APP for ACOs: Building a Solid Implementation Plan

 Recorded Thursday, June 24, 2021 

Healthmonix's Lauren Patrick and Michael Lewis

The introduction of the APM Performance Pathway (APP) has presented the challenge for many ACOs of how to implement this new reporting framework. Join us for an upcoming webinar where Healthmonix  CEO Lauren Patrick and MIPS Specialist Mike Lewis show participants how to build a successful implementation plan. During the session, we will cover the following:

  • Introduction to the APP
  • Registry tracking and reporting
    • 3 registry measures
    • 2 administrative claims measures
    • CAHPS survey
    • PI measures
  • Changing from reporting on 248 Medicare patients to all payers
    • How to get the message out to all providers
  • Integrating your data and how that works with multiple EHRs and paper charts
  • Best steps to get started now

APM Performance Pathway (APP): How the Reporting Framework Impacts You

 Recorded Tuesday, May 25, 2021 

Healthmonix's Lauren Patrick and Michael Lewis

In the 2021 Final Rule, CMS introduced a new and streamlined QPP reporting framework for both MIPS APM participants and ACOs: the APM Performance Pathway (APP). Join us for an upcoming webinar where Healthmonix CEO Lauren Patrick and MIPS Specialist Mike Lewis break down the components of the program for 2021 and 2022 participation. During the session, you will learn the following:

  • What is the APP?
  • How to determine eligibility and how it impacts you
  • MVPs and the future of MIPS
  • Scoring hierarchies - which of your scores count
  • Reporting options for 2021 vs. 2022
  • Performance categories and weighting
  • Quality measures and benchmarks
  • How the APP changes MIPS participation for MIPS APMs