LATEST MIPS WEBINARS 

*Please note that some presentations reference "REVlytix" which was the former brand for MIPS Cost Analytics.

Maximizing the Last 90 Days of MIPS 2021

   Recorded, Thursday, October 14, 2021 

Healthmonix's Michael Lewis and Phillip Spence

Do you know what you need to do in the last quarter of 2021 to maximize your Medicare revenue through MIPS?

No matter your level of MIPS expertise, you'll want to ensure  you make the last 90 days count. In this webinar, Healthmonix MIPS specialists, Mike Lewis and Phillip Spence provide insights for each performance category (Quality, Improvement Activities, Promoting Interoperability, and Cost) that you can leverage to ensure MIPS success within the last 90 days of the year.

 2022 Proposed Rule Insights: Impact on MIPS, APP and More

   Recorded Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Michael Lewis of Healthmonix

The 2022 Proposed Rule from CMS has many new changes for participants in the Quality Payment Program.

Healthmonix's Mike Lewis breaks it all down, highlighting what it means for the direction of quality reporting and value-based care.

  • Major changes proposed for PY 2022
  • Impact of these changes on QPP participants
  • Updates on the roll out of the APM Performance Pathway (APP)
  • Future of MIPS

Conquering MIPS 2021 with Gaps in Care Analysis

  Recorded Thursday, July 29, 2021 

Healthmonix's Lauren Patrick and Michael Lewis

You've probably heard that 2021 is the toughest year yet of MIPS participation.  The good news is that identifying real-time gaps in care can help you proactively make changes within your organization to improve your score. Join us for an upcoming webinar where Healthmonix  CEO Lauren Patrick and MIPS Specialist Mike Lewis show participants how to leverage gaps in care analysis and deep drill-downs with analytics to truly impact MIPS performance. During the session, we will cover the following:

  • Changes that will make it harder to score well in MIPS 2021
  • Impact of Identifying gaps in care at the provider and group level
  • How leveraging analytics to drill into patient cohorts, provider group performance, outliers, and more can proactively monitor and impact care that can improve your score

Maximizing Your MIPS 2021 Performance

 Recorded Tuesday, June 15, 2021 

Michael Lewis and Robert Stoudt of Healthmonix

In the 2021 Final Rule, CMS announced changes that make this the hardest year of the MIPS reporting framework to-date.  So what new strategies does your organization need to successfully execute its reporting goals?  Join us for an upcoming webinar where Healthmonix MIPS Specialist Mike Lewis and MIPS Partnership Consultant Robert Stoudt will show participants how to maximize performance in 2021. During the session, you will learn the following:

  • How the MIPS penalty avoidance threshold impacts you
  • Steps that can keep you out of the penalty range
  • What it means to have exceptional performance, and how to achieve it
  • Tips and tricks that can help no matter how experienced you are with MIPS
  • The math behind MIPS scoring


The Impacts of COVID-19 on Mental & Behavioral Health Practice

 Recorded Thursday, May 13

Healthmonix and the American Psychological Association

Join Healthmonix and the American Psychological Association (APA) for a fireside chat on the Impacts of COVID-19 on Mental & behavioral health practice. There are many ways the pandemic has affected mental health, particularly with widespread social isolation resulting from necessary safety measures. During the chat we will discuss the following:

  • Challenges people are addressing as the pandemic has continued
  • Generational  groups and the various issues facing them
  • Resources being leveraged to address varying needs of  generational groups
  • How psychologists are coping at this stage of the pandemic
  • How the pandemic has impacted MIPS 2021 reporting for mental and behavioral health professionals
  • What professionals need to know to improve their chances of earning a high MIPS score

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

MIPS 2021: Capitalizing on Higher Incentives Amidst a Tougher Program

 Recorded Thursday, April 15, 2021

Michael Lewis of Healthmonix

Two things are clear about MIPS 2021. This is the hardest year of the program so far, but the potential bonus incentives are higher than ever before.  Join us on an upcoming webinar where Healthmonix MIPS Specialist Mike Lewis breaks down how you can capitalize on higher incentives.  You will learn about the following:

  • Minimum threshold increases 
  • Incentives that  will be higher then ever
  • How to maximize your score and surpass your goals
  • Changes you need to make to stay on top
  • How to attack gaps in care
  • How to utilize more/different/better measures
  • How to understand the impact of the Cost category

Interoperability: The Truth Behind the MIPS Curtain

Recorded Thursday, April 22, 2021

Lauren Patrick, Lou Galterio and Dan Hogan

Join us on an upcoming webinar where Healthmonix CEO Lauren Patrick, SunCoast RHIO CEO Lou Galterio and Healthcare Consultant Dan Hogan break down why MIPS is the best entry point to tie together technical and non-technical aspects of your practice. During the session, we will uncover how the drive towards interoperability is a drive towards the integration of all government programs with "Quality". You will learn about the following:

  • What is meant by "Interoperability"
  • How the MIPS programs give you revenue insights
  • Why MIPS participation is a step towards program compliance
  • How using MIPS with CQMs address documentation accuracy
  • Why Cost is the most important category of MIPS
  • How it is being tested in commercial MAO

 

The 2021 Final Rule: Capitalizing on Higher Incentives Amidst a Tougher MIPS Program

Recorded on Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Mike Lewis - Healthmonix

CMS has released the 2021 Final Rule and two things are clear: MIPS is becoming harder, but the potential bonus incentives are higher than ever before.  Join us on an upcoming webinar where Healthmonix MIPS Specialist Mike Lewis breaks down the Final Rule and how you can capitalize on higher incentives.  You will learn about CMS-finalized rules that will increase your potential reimbursement, gain an understanding of measure and threshold changes, uncover a new reporting method for ACOs, and learn the importance of the Cost category moving forward. 

Fireside Chat: Insights on the Quality Payment Program Based on the 2021 Final Rule

Recorded on Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Healthmonix and Chirpy Bird Inc. - Lauren Patrick - Mike Lewis - Joy Rios

Join the Healthmonix team and Chirpy Bird, Inc. for a fireside chat on the future of the Quality Payment Program (QPP). During this session, we will take a deep dive into what the 2021 Final Rule indicates about the future of value-based care, discuss how our team sees the impact of the Final Rule on your bottom line, review the Cost category and why you should start paying attention to it, and cover the Healthmonix approach to conquering MIPS.

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2021 E/M Changes: Are You Ready?

Recorded on Tuesday, November 10, 2020

2021 EM Changes Are You Ready

Are you ready for the 2021 E/M changes?

On Jan. 1, 2021 CPT E/M coding will undergo the largest change since the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) introduced the 1997 documentation guidelines for E/M services. We're joined by Eli Freilich, MD, CHCQM-PHYADV, CCDS, Enjoin Medical Director and Schuyler Connell, D.H.Sc, ML, CPC, CCS, Enjoin Operations Manager, who will break down the changes and potential impacts to MIPS and other value-based payment programs, in addition to providing recommendations for success.

MIPS Eligibility 101: Patient Visits & Reporting Frequency for MIPS

Recorded on Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Healthmonix's Michael Lewis, Chandra Holmes-Simpkins & Kelly Healy

Join us for this free fireside chat which is normally exclusive to our MIPSpro customers. During this session, we will simplify the Quality performance category of MIPS. Our MIPSpro experts, Mike Lewis, Chandra Holmes-Simpkins and Kelly Healy, will take a deep dive into Quality measure specifications, reporting requirements, patient and provider eligibility and much more. We recommend this chat for providers and practice administrators of all levels, who are reporting on Quality.

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What To Do in the Last 90 Days of MIPS 2020

Recorded on Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Webinar on Last 90 Days of MIPS 2020

Do you know what you need to do in the last quarter of 2020 to maximize your Medicare revenue through MIPS?

Whether you are a MIPS novice taking over reporting responsibility for your practice for the first time or a seasoned veteran of value-based care, make sure you make the last 90 days count. In this webinar, Healthmonix MIPS specialists, Michael Lewis and Phillip Spence provide key insights for each performance category (Quality, Improvement Activities, Promoting Interoperability, and Cost) that you can leverage to ensure MIPS success within the last 90 days of the year.

Fireside Chat with Healthmonix

What You Need to Know About

Topped Out Measures


 Recorded on Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Topped Out MIPS Measures Webinar

Did you know that leveraging topped out measures can lower your MIPS score, and they are also becoming more prevalent each year?

In our fireside chat, we sit down with Healthmonix MIPS measure specialists Tara Kalra and Josh Hall, along with CEO and president Lauren Patrick for a discussion about key facts you need to know about topped out measures. These facts include what it means to be "topped out," how it can affect your score, what measures are topped out and why, alternatives to topped out measures, and more.

Fireside Chat with Healthmonix & the American Psychological Association

Helping Healthcare Professionals Cope with the Mental/Behavioral Impacts of COVID-19

Recorded on Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Helping Healthcare Professionals Cope with the Mental/Behavioral Impacts of COVID-19 Webinar

September is Suicide Prevention Month and in recognition of its importance for the healthcare community, this fireside chat will discuss mental & behavioral health among healthcare professionals as they cope with the impacts of COVID-19. Hosted by Nysha King, VP of Marketing & Communications for Healthmonix, we are joined by C. Vaile Wright, PhD and Lynn Bufka, PhD from the American Psychological Association. Tune in for a lively discussion about why psychologists need to invest in their own mental & behavioral health. Specialty practices outside of psychology will also gain best practices for how they can support the mental health of their staff.

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Key Facts to Know About MIPS Measures

Recorded on Thursday, September 17, 2020

Key Facts to Know About MIPS Measures

In our fireside chat, we sit down with Healthmonix MIPS measure specialists Tara Kalra and Josh Hall, along with CEO and president Lauren Patrick for a discussion about key facts you need to know about measures. Join us for a deep dive into MIPS measures including measure composition, measure eligibility, scope of measures and use of third-party, eCQM and ACO sources to increase the robustness of measures.

Everything to Know About the MIPS 2021 Proposed Rule

Presented by Mike Lewis, MIPS Specialist at Healthmonix

Recorded on Tuesday, August 18, 2020

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The 2021 Proposed Rule from CMS has many new changes for participants in the Quality Payment Program.

Healthmonix's Mike Lewis breaks it all down, highlighting what it means for the direction of quality reporting and value-based care.

Fireside Chat with Chipy Bird, Inc. & DrChrono

How Telehealth is Becoming Embedded in Healthcare

Recorded Tuesday, July 21, 2020

DrChrono and ChirpyBird Fireside Chat

Recent data conducted by Healthmonix shows that 80% of healthcare practices and hospital systems have increased telehealth encounters, due to the coronavirus pandemic. While COVID-19 drove the surge in telehealth, it's clear that telemedicine is here to stay as a viable means of healthcare.

In our latest “Fireside Chat" with Healthmonix”, we'll chat with COO and Co-founder, Daniel Kivatinos of DrChrono and Robin Roberts/Joy Rios, co-founders of Chirpy Bird, Inc. Join us as we take a deep dive into the new world of telehealth to understand how facilities are leveraging it now that many have reopened, as well as the longer-term impact on quality reporting and patient care.

Fireside Chat with Healthmonx & Chirpy Bird, Inc.

Practice Recovery and Re-opening Your Office

Recorded on Wednesday, June 11, 2020

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In our latest “Fireside Chat" with Healthmonix”, this episode features Robin Roberts/Joy Rios, co-founders of Chirpy Bird, Inc. We take a deep dive into the "new normal" of practice operations and what it will take to safely bring patients back into the office.

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Understanding the MIPS Cost Component &

Why it is important

Recorded on

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

This webinar will help you understand the increasing importance of the Cost component of MIPS and how it is calculated by CMS. We'll also show you how deeper insights into your Medicare claims data can help identify where you are losing revenue, ultimately providing the opportunity to improve patient care and help you impact your MIPS Cost score.

The following topics are covered:

  • What is the MIPS Cost category
  • What's new in 2020 for MIPS Cost
  • The Cost performance category measures
  • How Cost measures are calculated
  • How Cost measures are attributed to MIPS clinicians
  • Cost category scoring
  • What Cost performance measure feedback will be available
  • Factors impacting your score and more!

A Deep Dive into Where CMS &

MIPS Reporting are Headed

First ever, Fireside chat with Healthmonix and Chirpy Bird

Recorded on

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Please join us for our first ever “Fireside Chat" Webinar with Healthmonix”. This episode will feature Lauren Patrick, president of Healthmonix, and Robin Roberts/Joy Rios, co-founders of Chirpy Bird, Inc. We'll take a deep dive into the direction CMS and MIPS reporting are headed. We will be covering topics such as changes in MIPS, trends in the ACO market, Medicare cost and much more. We will have an open forum for our viewers to ask questions from our experts.

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MIPS 2020 Rules & Regulatory Changes

Presented by Mike Lewis, MIPS Specialist at Healthmonix

Recorded on

Thursday, May 14, 2020

This webinar covers the essential MIPS reporting requirements for 2020 reporting. This is a basic-level webinar going over the changes for 2020, the new COVID-19 Improvement Activities, telehealth measures, and other basic MIPS strategies. Learn how to determine clinician eligibility, which categories to report for maximum impact, and how to collect the correct data for successful reporting. A more advanced MIPS strategy session will be held in June.

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Leveraging Medicare Claims Data to Improve Revenue & Patient Care: Practice Sustainability, Part 5

Recorded on

Friday, May 1, 2020

As part of Healthmonix's Practice Sustainability series, this webinar will show you how our new product, MIPS Cost Analytics™ can help stop revenue leakage. Improve your awareness of high-risk patients to proactively track, treat and follow high-risk patients most vulnerable to the coronavirus. Ultimately, learn how MIPS Cost Analytics can help you drive deep, revenue-generating analytics and insights that can improve patient care and help you impact your MIPS Cost score.

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Chronic Care Management During COVID-19: Practice Sustainability, Part 4

Recorded on

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

ChartSpan is providing a fully managed, turnkey solution for overwhelmed practices to launch fast, flexible chronic care management (CCM) for the Medicare population. In this webinar, learn how ChartSpan's new RapidResponse™ CCM program can help your practice create an immediate revenue stream, which is especially important during these challenging times.

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Leveraging Telehealth: Practice Sustainability, Part 3

Recorded on

Friday, April 24, 2020

COVID-19 is consuming our lives and changing the way medicine is being practiced, with telehealth replacing interoperability as the buzz word in healthcare. How can telehealth change your practice and organization?

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Leveraging Telehealth: Practice Sustainability, Part 2

Recorded on 

Thursday, April 16, 2020

During these uncertain times, we would like to share with you information regarding Federal financial options and timely considerations that are available to help sustain your practice.Our partner Chirpy Bird Inc. provides a wealth of information that you won't want to miss.

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Practice Sustainability

Presented by Healthmonix and Chirpy Bird Inc.

Recorded on

Friday, April 10, 2020

During these uncertain times, we would like to share with you information regarding Federal financial options and timely considerations that are available to help sustain your practice.Our partner Chirpy Bird Inc. provides a wealth of information that you won't want to miss.

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What to Expect for 2020 MIPS Reporting

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

This webinar covers the essential MIPS reporting tricks, demonstrating a clear plan of action for 2020. Learn how to determine clinician eligibility, which categories to report for maximum impact, and how to collect the correct data for successful reporting.

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