Upcoming Virtual Health IT Events for Providers
Take advantage of these upcoming online educational events. The webinars are all intended for eligible hospitals or eligible professional and their practices. They are free of charge so register today.
For other Health IT events, conferences, or summits visit our HIT Event Calendar. For our upcoming webinars see Our Webinars in the HIT Event Calendar. To follow Hashtag Events see our post in HIE Answers.
ESRD QIP: Reviewing Your Facility’s PY 2017 Performance Data Call – Do you participate in the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Quality Incentive Program (QIP)? Preliminary Payment Year (PY) Performance Score Reports (PSRs) will be available on August 15. Find out how to access, review, and submit a formal inquiry about your report by the September 16 deadline. A question and answer session will follow the presentation.
Undeniable Results: Intro to ZirMed’s Denial and Appeal Management – See how ZirMed’s Denial & Appeal Management solution provides a streamlined, results-focused workflow for managing denials—and delivers the insights you need to make sustainable reductions in your overall denial rate in this in-depth webinar.
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program Webinar – The CMS Innovation Center is holding a Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program webinar to provide an overview of the proposal in the CY 2017 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule. Under the proposal, Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program suppliers, recognized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, would be allowed to submit claims to Medicare for providing diabetes prevention services.
Managing Healthcare Data Sets: A Data-Governance Primer – Join them as James Gaston, HIMSS Analytics’ Sr. Director of Maturity Models, presents insights on managing data and rightsizing data governance based on your organization size, market, and strategic roadmap.
Impact of the National Election on Healthcare – A special 1 Hour Healthcare De Jure – Tune in as we serve up the hottest healthcare issues of the day. From public policies and Federal initiatives to privacy and security, join host Matt Fisher as he and his guests discuss a smorgasbord of topics, giving hospitals, physicians, vendors and patients a seat at the table. On this special 1 hour webcast, Matt will chat with Health IT Strategist Justin Barnes, Forbes writer Dan Munro, and futurist Devin Jopp, on the impact the National election will have on healthcare and healthcare reform.
Healthcare Industry Transition to Value-Based Care: A Virtual Panel Discussion with Industry Thought Leaders – The transition from traditional fee-for-service (FFS) reimbursement models to models based on value-based care is one of the greatest challenges healthcare organizations and providers will face in the next few years. While the new model proposes to drive improvements to the delivery of care and health outcomes, providers will need to prepare for the impact of these emerging payment models to ensure success in this new paradigm and avoid lower reimbursement rates and financial penalties. Join HITECH Answers and four industry leaders for a one- hour virtual panel discussion on value-based care.
Vendor and HIT Consultant Events
The following events are hosted by Health IT and EHR vendors and consultants. They are open to the public and we have not been paid to advertise. Presentations could include product marketing.
mHealth: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly – Mobile health (mHealth) apps provide a unique opportunity for healthcare practices, but finding the right apps can be a challenge. Entrepreneur and technologist Ben Chodor will explain what options are available in mHealth, his favorite apps and technology, the red-hot area of health IT and mHealth innovation, how to choose the right apps for your practice, and how to move forward with implementation.
Innovating Your Imaging Stack: Cloud VNA & Deconstructed PACS Explained – You are invited to join them as Michael Quinn, CTO, Jefferson Radiology, shares his perspective on innovation in the imaging technology stack and the future of an interoperable, cloud-based medical imaging landscape.
EMRs + Telehealth: Tying it all Together – Telehealth + EMRs can be a perfect match. To learn more about creating a seamless relationship between a telehealth platform and your EMR system, join them for a webinar. During this webinar, Craig Bagley, Director of Sales Engineering at American Well, will discuss how EMR integration works and how to make telehealth part of your workflow.
When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 3:30 – 4:30 pm ET
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The Power of Patient Engagement and the Tools you need to be Successful – Engagement with patients has never been more important – improving patient engagement for better outcomes is imperative to your success based on regulations surrounding the MACRA rule, MIPS guidelines, and merit-based payment developments. Getting patients involved and educated about their own care is at the top of your list of priorities, so finding the right tools and solutions is the next step. Successful patient engagement is a win for your patients and for you.
REC and State HIE Events
These events are hosted by Regional Extension Centers or State Health Information Exchanges. The events could have registration limited to their members. Please check registration requirements on these events.
Did It Happen? Principles of Documentation – In this thirty-minute webinar, participants will look at the principles of documentation from an auditor’s perspective: What makes quality documentation? Why is documentation important? How does documentation affect billing? What is a compliance program, and do I need one? What can I do to improve my documentation?