Quality Reporting & Improvement - Resource

If you missed the Support Center Webinar on August 23, 2018, click here to review the slides and listen to the recording on the “CY 2019 OPPS/ASC Proposed Rule: Ambulatory Surgery Center Quality Reporting (ASCQR) Program”. The Program Lead from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) presented on the Calendar Year (CY) 2019 Proposed Rule as well as covered the proposed changes for the program, how to locate the Proposed Rule in the Federal Register, and how to submit comments to CMS.

Objectives

  • Locate the CY 2019 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)/Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) Proposed Rule in the Federal Register.
  • Identify the changes to the ASCQR Program in the CY 2019 OPPS/ASC Proposed Rule.
  • Submit comments to CMS regarding the CY 2019 OPPS/ASC Proposed Rule.

Speaker

Anita Bhatia, PhD, MPH
Program Lead, Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)