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    PQRS Financial Impact and Billing Details: For Critical Access Hospitals


    This webinar is designed to help Method II Critical Access Hospitals successfully report PQRS for 2016. We will cover the financial implications of reporting, as well as review important terms associated with the UB04/1450 billing form to help you identify which cases will be included in reporting. PQRS reporting takes a team, so be sure to invite your revenue cycle partners, coders and billers.

    Presentation Objectives

    • Understand the financial impact of PQRS
    • Become familiar with remark codes that may appear on your remittance advices that indicate a PQRS or value modifier penalty
    • Explore billing form 1450 for method II outpatient billing terms such as bill type, revenue codes and professional fees

    Intended Audience

    Critical access hospitals


    Deanna Graham, Quality Improvement Consultant  

    Deanna is a Quality Improvement (QI) Professional with 25 years of experience in the fields of Quality Improvement, Risk Management, Patient Safety, Case Management, Infection Prevention, Medical Staff Office and Health Information Management. She has worked as a QI Director and Risk Manager in a variety of settings, including; large regional hospitals, community hospitals, critical access, air/ground ambulance, home health, physician office practices and long term care. 

    Questions? Please contact: Deanna Graham at deannag@qualishealth.org