GCC HIMSS Webinar: MACRA and MIPS: What You Need To Know
The objectives of the webinar will be to give a high-level overview of MACRA and MIPS, and to assist attendees with understanding how to be successful under the new Quality Payment Program.
To understand MACRA at a high-level; to understand the four categories within MIPS; to understand how this changes the existing rules for current incentive programs; and what to do in 2016 to be setup for success with the new rules come 01/01/17.
Michael Patrick Wall
Michael Patrick Wall is the Meaningful Use Systems Analyst for Lifeline Vascular Access, a strategic business initiative of DaVita HealthcarePartners. In his current role, Mr. Wall manages the Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Program for a network of over 75 vascular access centers and over 300 eligible professionals. Prior to joining Lifeline, Mr. Wall was a Health Information Technology Specialist with the Wisconsin Health Information Technology Extension Center, a division of MetaStar, the Quality Improvement Organization of Wisconsin. In that role, Mr. Wall assisted over 50 primary care practices with navigating the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs, including facilitating security risk assessments.