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MACRA & Health IT Enabled Quality Improvement Training

One-Day Clinical Conference
MACRA & Health IT Enabled Quality Improvement Training
Empowering Your Health Center to Succeed in Value-Based Healthcare

The Quality Improvement Workgroup will host a One-Day Clinical Conference for health center administration, compliance and quality improvement personnel, as well as clinical leads and providers who will share the information with their respective CHC’s.

When:  February 22, 2017, 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Where: Holiday Inn Trustmark Park
             110 Bass Pro Drive, Pearl, MS  39208

There is not a block of rooms. If rooms needed, call 601-939-5238 or visit hotel website.

This continuing nursing education activity has been approved for 5.5 contact hours by the Mississippi Nurses Foundation, Inc. and Accredited Approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

FEE: $50.00 per participant—Includes continental breakfast, lunch and handouts


Susan Sumrell, Deputy Director, Regulatory Affairs—NACHC
MACRA Made Simple

  1. Define MACRA
  2. Discuss the impact of MACRA on CHCs and their providers
  3. Differentiate between Advanced Alternative Payment Model (APM) and Merit-Based Incentive Program (MIPS)
Jillian Maccini, MBA, PMP, JSI Research and Training, HITEQ Center
Health IT Enabled Quality Improvement

  1. Discuss services and resources available to support health IT enabled QI through the HITEQ Center
  2. Describe the 6 step approach outlined to improving care processes and outcomes in health centers.
  3. Outline data validation considerations and approaches.
  4. Demonstrate how to use the care process Quality Improvement (QI) Worksheet to identify current processes and potential improvements

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