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MHA Today | January 14, 2022



MHA Today

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In This Issue

U.S. Supreme Court Rules On Vaccine Mandates
HHS Extends Public Health Emergency
MHA Publishes Patient Transfer Resource; Reminds Hospitals To Update Daily Bed Availability Query
CMS Announces Kidney Care Choices Model Participants
CMS Issues Correction Notice For CY 2022 OPPS
MHA Publishes Analysis Medicare Surgical Procedures Performed At OPPS Hospitals
CMS Releases Updated Specifications Manual
SSM Health Names President For St. Joseph Hospitals

Quality and Population Health

Before You Go

ATTEND: CMS announced the following webinars for hospitals participating in hospital quality reporting programs.

    • Noon Tuesday, Jan. 25 — Hospital IQR Program CY 2020 (FY 2023 Payment Determination) eCQM Validation Overview for Selected Hospitals
    • Noon Wednesday, Jan. 26 — Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings on Care Compare 2022 OPPS Final Rule Methodology

READ: CMS issued updates to MLN Connects Provider eNews.

USE: To better support organizations that provide care to people who use drugs, the National Council for Mental Wellbeing developed a resource guide for implementing telehealth and technology-assisted services.

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