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Obtaining Your EIDM Credentials for the QPP

August 6th, 2018|

Obtaining Your Enterprise Identification Management (EIDM) Credentials for the Quality Payment Program
To access the Quality Payment Program Portal, you’ll need your EIDM User ID and Password. Once logged in, you can:

Submit your MIPS performance data
Access your 2017 MIPS final score
View your 2017 MIPS performance feedback
Request a targeted review for your

Cardiac Quality Measures in MIPS

August 6th, 2018|

Cardiac Quality Measures in MIPS
If you’re a healthcare practitioner, a reminder to help your patients quit smoking, use aspirin, and/or control their blood pressure may seem elementary. Yet, quality measures are not reflecting consistent care provision in these areas.

Is it a documentation issue? Perhaps. Or could care in these areas be so routine, that

A Deeper Dive into the MIPS Cost Category

May 4th, 2018|

A Deeper Dive into the MIPS Cost Category
Measuring cost is an important part of Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), but it can be confusing. Qsource’s Don Gettinger, BS, CHTS-IM, explains how the measure works in easy-to-understand, real-world terms.

For 2018, MIPS uses cost measures that cover the total cost of care during the year or

Five Best Practices for Preventing and Controlling Diabetic Neuropathy

September 5th, 2017|

Five Best Practices for Preventing and Controlling Diabetic Neuropathy
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases estimates that diabetic neuropathy—a peripheral nerve disorder caused by diabetes or poor blood sugar control—affects 60 to 70 percent of people with diabetes. The most common form of diabetic neuropathy is distal symmetrical peripheral neuropathy (DSPN).

Tennessee Home Health Provider Improves Cardio Care, Achieving Milestone 4 in National Initiative

June 27th, 2017|

Tennessee Home Health Provider Improves Cardio Care, Achieving Milestone 4 in National Initiative
Covenant Homecare in Knoxville, Tenn. is one of only seven providers in the nation to achieve Milestone 4 in the Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) Cardio Milestones Initiative.

The program is aimed at improving patients’ cardiovascular health and consists of five milestones, including

Nationwide Challenge Aims to Control Hypertension

April 25th, 2017|

Health systems and professionals are equipped with the knowledge and technology to help patients manage high blood pressure more effectively than ever before. Still, high blood pressure contributes to more than 1,100 deaths in the United States each day and puts millions at risk for heart disease and stroke.

Guest Speaker | Monica Johnson

March 22nd, 2016|

About The Speaker

Monica Johnson, PsyD, received her degree in Clinical Psychology from Arizona School of Professional Psychology in 2011. She is currently employed at Cherokee Health Systems as a Psychologist and Behavioral Health Consultant.

She leads the Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Anger Management programs, and also has significant experience working with the homeless population and patients

Continuing Education Information

March 17th, 2016|

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Wisconsin Medical Society through the joint providership of MetaStar, Inc. and Qsource. MetaStar, Inc. is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

MetaStar, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of

TPR Onboarding Webinars

November 10th, 2015|

Partner Message: Learning Opportunity from the Tennessee Department of Health

In Tennessee, the onboarding process to exchange data with the Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) begins when a potential trading partner registers with TDH, expressing their intent to exchange data electronically.

The Trading Partner Registration (TPR) system allows potential trading partners to register for Immunization Messaging

Walter’s Story: A Readmission Timeline

September 24th, 2015|

According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), one in five Americans aged 65+ is readmitted to the hospital within 30 days of discharge. Up to 75 percent of those readmissions are preventable. This is the true story of Walter Haynes, 73, admitted for a heart attack in May 2015 and the complications that followed.