Our Most Popular Content of 2017

By Erin Heilman. Posted Dec 22, 2017 in Quality Reporting, MACRA/MIPS Program, Academy, IQR Program

The year 2017 brought about many changes in the health care space. Remember how you thought you would be reporting eight eCQMs for the entire year? 

We’ve taken a look back at all of our content throughout the year and surfaced our most popular pieces of 2017.

Articles

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2018 IPPS Proposed Rule: Highlights of Major Changes [SLIDESHOW]

While this blog was technically the most popular, the truth is, it’s not really relevant anymore! CMS didn’t stick with their proposed rule requirements either. So, we've put an updated blog below to help clarify any confusion around your eCQM requirements for 2017.

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Changes to Your 2017 eCQM Reporting Requirements

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MIPS Year Two: 13 Things to Know [SLIDESHOW]

Our second most popular blog is a slideshow highlighting the 13 things to know about the MIPS Year 2 program. Learn how the MIPS program changes in the second year in a quick slideshow format.

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Downloads

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Beginner's Guide to MACRA eBook

Topping the list of popular downloads (far and away, might we add) is the Beginner’s Guide to MACRA eBook. This book is chock full of useful information to help you ease your way into the Quality Payment Program. People clearly wanted to learn as much as they could about the program; how it would impact their hospital and what they need to do to meet their requirements. 

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eCQM Preparation Checklist for 2017

Another very popular piece of content this year was our eCQM preparation checklist. For hospitals who are submitting eCQMs to CMS as a part of their Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) program requirements, this guide is for you. It highlights all of the steps you need to take to complete your eCQM reporting. 

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How to Submit eCQM Data to CMS and the Joint Commission [On-demand webinar]

If you’d like to supplement your checklist, we hosted a webinar this year about submitting eCQMs to CMS and The Joint Commission. This webinar will help you to understand, in more detail, what you must submit and how to submit those files.

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Webinars

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eCQMs 101: Getting Started

Even though eCQMs have been around for a while now and this is not the first year that eCQMs were required as a part of the IQR program, the eCQMs 101 webinar continued to be our most popular webinar. Perhaps this is a reflection of what we are seeing as an emerging trend. The Quality department is beginning to get more involved in eCQMs. Historically this has been handled mostly by the IT department. Since eCQMs are becoming more of a focus for the Quality department, more people are interested in learning all that they can about them.

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CMS Inpatient Quality Reporting Program in 2018

Rounding out the list of content for 2017 is the webinar CMS Inpatient Quality Reporting Program in 2018. Turns out, the people who consume our content are big planners. They want to know how they should prepare for the upcoming year and they want to know this in advance of the new year. You can catch this webinar on-demand or sign up for the repeat session on January 17 at 1 pm EST. 

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And that’s a wrap! We hope you’ve had a chance to enjoy these educational resources either throughout the year or here at the end of the year.

To help you get started on next year we’ve included two guides below. One for the IQR requirements in 2018 and the other for MIPS requirements in 2018. Enjoy!

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Erin Heilman

Erin Heilman

Erin Heilman is the Marketing Director for Medisolv, Inc.

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