Year 3 of the Quality Payment Program: Do You Know How to Avoid a 7 Percent Penalty to Your Medicare Reimbursements?

Date: January 16, 2019

Time: 07:00PM - 08:00PM

You must be registered to participate!

This webinar will explain critical changes, including increased requirements, for Year 3 of the Quality Payment Program. Effective January 1, 2019 these changes will impact AUGS members, including which providers are eligible for the MIPS program, how providers can report data to CMS, and the percent of payment adjustment both postive and negative available to AUGS members. Requirements are becoming more stringent in 2019 and providers who understand how the program works will maximize quality of care provided and potential reimbursement from CMS.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand changes to the performance categories of the QPP in year 3 (2019)
  • Understand who is included and who is excluded from MIPS reporting in year 3
  • Understand how data can be submitted to CMS in year 3 and relevant dates and deadlines
  • Know how your costs will be measured and scored
  • Learn what changes to make for your electronic health record and its required quality measures for 2019.


  • Sarah Hamilton Boyles, MD, MPH, Chair, AUGS Quality Committee, The Oregon Clinic
  • Jaime Long, MD, Vice-Chair, AUGS Quality Committee , Pennsylvania State University