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June 17-21: See what events are coming in healthcare

News | Value-Based Payment

June 17-21: See what events are coming in healthcare

Stay ahead of healthcare news and developments with this listing of hearings, conferences, webinars, public forums and deadlines for the week of June 17.

Highlights include an HFMA webinar on advanced cost accounting, conference calls by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and a Washington, D.C., summit on alternative payment models.

Monday, June 17

ACO Summit X, Bundled Payment Summit IX & MACRA Summit IV, Washington, D.C. (through June 19). Learn more.

insideARM First Party Summit on first-party collections, outsourcing and customer care, Nashville, Tenn. (through June 19). Learn more.

Deadline to apply for grants under the Health Resources and Services Administration’s Rural Maternity and Obstetrics Management Strategies Program. Learn more.

Healthcare Innovation and Investment Conference, Chicago (through June 19). Learn more.

Deadline for comments on new drafts of three U.S. Department of Health and Human Services documents that establish streamlined requirements for disparate health information networks to become part of a secure, nationally connected network. Learn more.

Deadline for comments on the proposed rule for Medicare payment policies under the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Prospective Payment System. Learn more.

Tuesday, June 18

Deadline for comments on the proposed rule for FY20 Medicare Skilled Nursing Facilities payments. Learn more.

Deadline for comments on the proposed rule for Medicare hospice payment rates. Learn more.

Workshop by the Federal Trade Commission on the impact of certificates of public advantage,  Washington, D.C. Learn more.

Webinar sponsored by the American Hospital Association (AHA) titled “CMS Is Pursuing Value-Based Health Care — What Should You Do Next?” Lean more.

Hearing by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on the Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019. Learn more.

Deadline for applications to a CMS competition in which participants will develop algorithms to predict hospital admissions and other adverse events. Learn more.

Wednesday, June 19

Webinar by HFMA titled “Advanced cost accounting: An organization's journey to level 7 costing.” Learn more.

Webinar by CMS contractors in the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program titled “The Escape Room: The Search for Clues in Your Data Abstraction.” Learn more.

Webinar by CMS titled “Home Health Quality Reporting Program: Achieving a Full APU/Market Basket Increase.” Learn more.

Hearing by the Senate Special Committee on Aging titled “The Complex Web of Prescription Drug Prices, Part III: Examining Agency Efforts to Further Competition and Increase Affordability.” Learn more.

Webinar by AHA titled “Imaging Data Science in Action.” Learn more.

America’s Health Insurance Plans’ Institute & Expo, Nashville, Tenn. (through June 21). Learn more.

Webinar by CMS titled “Training Opportunity: Delivering Dementia Capable Care Within Health Plans: Why and How?” Learn more.

Webinar by CMS contractors in the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program titled “Hospital IQR Program CY 2018 (FY21 Payment Determination) eCQM Validation Overview for Selected Hospitals.” Learn more.

VITAL2019 conference for essential hospitals, Miami (through June 21). Learn more.

MedCity CONVERGE oncology innovation conference, Philadelphia. Learn more.

Thursday, June 20

Webinar by Commonwealth Fund and Community Catalyst titled “New CMS Programs to Improve Care for Dual-Eligibles.” Learn more.

Webinar by CMS to discuss the impact of the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act on Medicare, Medicaid and SCHIP Extension Act Section 111 reporting for group health plan responsible reporting entities. Learn more.

About the Authors

Rich Daly, HFMA senior writer/editor

is based in the Washington, D.C., office. Follow Rich on Twitter: @rdalyhealthcare

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