Major Moving Targets: MACRA, Quality Reporting, and More

Presented at the 2017 Practice Management Workshop, "Major Moving Targets: MACRA, Quality Reporting, and More" provides the lastest information on quality measures, MACRA/MIPS, and alternative payment models (APMs), and a brief update on USP and FDA regulations related to compounding.

Target Audience

Allergist/immunologists
Physician assistants
Nurses
Fellows-in-training
Office managers
Coding and billing staff members
Other clinical staff

Learning Objectives

Needs Assessment
Physician practices participating in Medicare and Medicaid are subjected to continual changes in quality reporting requirements. This session reviews the most up-to-date information regarding MACRA, MIPS and other regulatory requirements.

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the requirements for participating in MIPS in 2017
  • Determine if your allergy practice meets the qualifications for MIPS quality reporting or if other factors, such as participation in an advanced alternative payment model, negate the need for participation
  • List three improvement activities that are eligible for MIPS credit
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.50 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
08/16/2017
Course expires: 
08/15/2018
Cost:
$50.00
Rating: 
0

Faculty
Emily Graham, RHIA CCS-P
Hart Health Strategies, Washington, DC
Relevant relationships: None

Sheila Heitzig, JD MNM CAE
Americal Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, Milwaukee, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Content Reviewers
Samuel Gubernick, DO FAAAAI
Family Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Associates, Largo, FL
Relevant relationships: None

Jon Ramsey, RN
Georgia Asthma Coalition, Albany, GA
Relevant relationships: Genentech: speaker (Xolair); Shire/Baxalta: advisory board

Accreditation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE Designation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology (AAAAI) is a Provider, approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10704, for up to 1.50 Contact Hours.

Medium and Method of Physician Participation for an Enduring Activity
Follow these steps to complete the activity:

  1. Register for the activity.
  2. Review the CME and Disclosure information.
  3. Complete all required components.
  4. Complete the post-test. You must achieve a score of 70% or higher on post-tests to claim credit.
  5. Complete the activity evaluation.
  6. Claim your credits. Enter only the number of credits earned based on your participation in the activity.
  7. Print or save your certificate.

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Release date
Original release date: August 14, 2017.  Valid for credit through August 13, 2018.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.50 CME
    CME credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/16/2017
Course expires: 
08/15/2018

Price

Cost:
$50.00
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