jueves, 17 de julio de 2014

National Provider Call: QIO Program Transition

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

SUBJECT: [You’re Invited] Nat’l Provider Call: QIO Program Transition

You are invited to join the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) - Center for Clinical Standards and Quality - for a discussion on the restructuring of Quality Improvement (QIO) Program effective August 1, 2014.

We recognize the unique impact of the changes on the provider community as it relates to areas such as provider’s procedures for notifying beneficiaries regarding rights to appeals of discharge determinations, addressing quality of care concerns, provision of medical records, working on quality improvement initiatives and receiving technical assistance on value and incentive programs.  The  purpose of this meeting is to share an overview of the QIO Program changes, provide an update on the transition process, discuss its impact on the provider community, share critical resources, and to answer any questions. We have scheduled the National Provider Call forWednesday, July 23, 2014 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT via webinar.

Here is how you can join:

Telephone Number: 1-877-267-1577
MeetingPlace ID: 993 182 797 (This meeting does not require a password.)

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Pre-registration is not required. This session will be recorded. Thank you for your participation in this call to advance health care quality for Medicare beneficiaries. We look forward to hearing from you.

Patrick Conway, MD, MSc
Deputy Administrator for Innovation & Quality and CMS Chief Medical Officer

Jean Moody-Williams, RN, MPP
Director, Quality Improvement Group

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