MLN Connects - February 21, 2019

MLN Connects - February 21, 2019

MLN Connects® for Thursday, February 21, 2019

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News & Announcements

  • CMS: Beyond the Policy - New PodcastCAR T-cell Therapy: CMS Proposes Coverage with Evidence Development
  • SNF Provider Preview Reports: Review Your Data by March 4
  • IRF-PAI Clinical Help Desk: New Address for Questions
  • SNF PPS Patient Driven Payment Model: Updated Resources
  • Promoting Interoperability Program: 2019 Resources
  • Hospital Quality Reporting: Updated QRDA I Schematron

Provider Compliance

  • Payment for Outpatient Services Provided to Beneficiaries Who Are Inpatients of Other Facilities - Reminder

Upcoming Events

  • MIPS: 2019 QCDR Measure Development and Review Webinar Series - February 28 and March 5
  • Home Health Quality Reporting Program In-Person Training - March 5 and 6
  • Dementia Care & Psychotropic Medication Tracking Tool Call - March 12
  • Open Payments: Transparency and You Call - March 13
  • SNF Value-Based Purchasing Program: Phase One Review and Corrections Call - March 20

Medicare Learning Network® Publications & Multimedia

  • New HHAs Placed in a Provisional Period of Enhanced Oversight MLN Matters Article - New
  • Quality Payment Program: 2017 MIPS Performance Feedback Web-Based Training Course - New
  • Appeals Call: Audio Recording and Transcript - New
  • LCDs MLN Matters Article - Revised
  • How to Use the Medicare National Correct Coding Initiative Tools Booklet - Revised
  • How to Use the Medicare Coverage Database Booklet - Revised
  • Advance Care Planning Fact Sheet - Reminder

 

Last Updated Feb 20, 2019