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 & 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.
Understanding Your SNF VBP Program Performance Score Report Call – During this call, learn about your Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Program Performance Score Report. CMS experts present a high-level summary of the program and highlight the payment year 1 results (FY 2019 program year). A question and answer session follows the presentation; however attendees may email questions in advance to SNFVBP@rti.org with “SNF VBP Aug 27 NPC” in the subject line. These questions may be addressed during the call or used for other materials following the call.
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.
Platforms and Partnerships: The Building Blocks For Digital Innovation – In this webinar Ryan Smith, executive advisor at Health Catalyst, will share practical insights gained from his combined 25 years of IT and digital leadership roles at Banner Health and Intermountain Healthcare. He will explore why our industry is struggling to provide the tools and self-service experiences that patients and consumers have come to expect in every other aspect of their lives. To attract and retain patients and members, healthcare organizations need to “shift gears” and go on the digital offensive to sustain brand loyalty; however, decades of siloed, monolithic approaches to implementing technology and managing data continue to hamper industry progress.
Understanding the Healthcare Quality Measurement Data Landscape: “Data is the New Oil” – Reid Kiser, MS, is the founder and chief consultant of Kiser Healthcare Solutions, LLC, (KHS). This presentation provides a deeper understanding of the healthcare quality measure landscape and is specifically focused on the various data sources available and frequently used. An overview of the different measure types will be tied to the different data sources that may be used as well as understanding the strengths and weaknesses of each data type. In closing, a glimpse into the future of what quality measurement may look like will be provided by the presenter based on current trends and insights.
Leveraging FHIR® to Support Clinical Data Exchange: A Spotlight on Specialty Pharmacy – As one of the fastest growing capabilities to standardize healthcare data exchange, HL7® FHIR® is providing greater opportunities for data sharing and enabling organizations to leverage their existing systems to improve care delivery and patient outcomes. Join industry experts to learn how leveraging provider Electronic Health Record (EHR) connectivity and real-time, bi-directional API / FHIR®-based clinical data exchange allows for greater transparency into the patient’s journey as he/she tackles the complicated nature of his/her diagnoses.
Identity and access management for healthcare: Automated peace of mind – Join Wes Wright, Chief Technology Officer, Imprivata and Ana Agostini, Administrative Director, IT Services, Memorial Healthcare System as they share industry perspectives and personal experiences about integrated identity and access management.
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.
MACRA: MIPS – MACRA combines parts of the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), Value-based Payment Modifier (VBM), and the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) incentive program into one single program called the Merit-based Incentive Payment System, or “MIPS”.
When: Wednesday, August 28, 2019 1:30 – 2:00 pm ET
Register for this event.
Achieving Stage 3 PI with Practice Fusion – This webinar will focus on achieving Stage 3 Promoting Interoperability (PI) with the Practice Fusion electronic health record (EHR) system. CHIP Health Informatics Facilitator Sam Ross will review each PI objective and share screen shots for the corresponding documentation workflows in Practice Fusion. The presentation will also cover how to run reports on PI objectives and clinical quality measures (CQMs) to track compliance. Bring your questions! A Q&A session will follow the presentation.