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Noon Briefing: Update on Medicare's Quality Improvement Initiatives – Nov. 8

Quality Join us for a Noon Briefing on Wednesday, Nov. 8, when Nadyne Hagmeier, quality improvement project manager for the Kansas Foundation for Medical Care, Inc., will provide an overview of the Medicare Value-Based Purchasing Program. Hagmeier will discuss the potential impact of the federal fiscal year 2018 VBP Program based on publicly available data and program rules established by CMS. Kendra Tinsley, executive director, also will provide a brief update on quality improvement activities of the Kansas Healthcare Collaborative.

To wrap up the webinar, Susan Runyan, consultant for the Kansas Hospital Education and Research Foundation, will share information about the Medicare Beneficiary Quality Improvement Project that supports Critical Access Hospitals in reporting rural–relevant quality data measures and adopting proven clinical delivery models to drive quality and performance.


Please direct questions to Jared Martin, KHA Education Department at (785) 233-7436.
-- Hayley Finch-Genschorck

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Come and network, have some lunch and hear from talented communication professionals and hot topics related to health care. For more information or additional information, contact Jan Fenwick or Cindy Samuelson at (785) 233-7436.
For more information on this event, contact Ronni Anderson at (785) 233-7436 or