Overview

Join us as we travel across the Commonwealth to provide an in-depth look at the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) legislation and the Quality Payment Program!

There are significant changes to physician payments that are now tied to quality and value. This event will prepare healthcare providers for the changes under MACRA and Value-Based Payment. We will explore: QPP Eligibility, QPP Reporting Metrics, Improvement Activities, ACI and Meaningful Use, HIPAA Requirements, and Quality Improvement.

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Speakers

Kelly Fountain, BA


GLPTN Kentucky Quality Improvement Lead KY Regional Extension Center UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Carla Cooper


Project Manager Kentucky Medicaid EHR Incentive Program Medicaid Systems Management Branch Office of Administrative and Technology Services Cabinet for Health and Family Services Frankfort, Kentucky
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Vance Drakeford, PCMH, CCE


Health IT Advisor KY Regional Extension Center UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Brent McKune, CHPS


Senior Project Manager KY Regional Extension Center UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Michelle Hibbard


HIT Advisor KY Regional Extension Center UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Trudi Matthews, MA


Managing Director KY Regional Extension Center UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Polly Mullins-Bentley, RN, RHIT, CPHQ


Acting Executive Director Kentucky Health Information Exchange Governor's Office of Electronic Health Information Cabinet for Health and Family Services Frankfort, Kentucky
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Robin Huffman, MHA, SSGB


Transformation Manager KY Regional Extension Center UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Margie Banse, BA


Quality Data Reporting Manager Qsoure Willisburg, Kentucky
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Kristina Feathers, RHIA


Health IT Advisor KY Regional Extension Center UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky
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Accreditation

CME

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Practice-based learning and improvement

Other

UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 3.5 hours of participation.