Finances, MIPS, MACRA

Complementing QI are finances in general, MIPS and MACRA, all of which we should have some familiarity. Here are some resources that can support all of your work in these areas.
WY CAH Financial Analysis Review
Webinar
This webinar and slide presentation are an overview of the 2017 statewide CAH financial needs assessment.

Slides

An Introduction to MIPS
MACRA & MIPS
​Quality Payment Program FAQ
As the Flex Program is made aware of CAH MACRA and MIPS documentation, it will be posted here. Questions should be directed to the Wyoming Hospital Association. 
Document
Document
Price Transparency
All CAHs are required to post inpatient pricing publicly. Below are some materials to support you in making this information publicly available.
CMS FAQ 
Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Requirements for Hospitals To Make Public a List of Their Standard Charges via the Internet
TASC
The National Rural Health Resource Center posts relevant documents and materials as they become available. Go to their website for CAH related materials.
Samples
Wyoming CAHs are posting charges to the internet. Here are links for each hospital and the Wyoming Hospital Association's Hospital Pricing Tool.
CMS FAQ
Weston County Health Services
Powell Valley Healthcare
TASC
CMS FAQ
Transparency Strategies
This website has various pricing transparency resources, including 4 Strategies to Improve Hospital Price Transparency.
Memorial Hospital of Converse County
South Lincoln Medical Center
Hospital Pricing 101
This website provides information on demysitfying healthcare pricing.
Hot Springs Couty Memorial Hospital
4 Strategies
Transparency 101
Johnson County Healthcare Center
RevCyle Intelligence
Johnson County Healthcare Center
Wyoming Hospital Association Pricing Tool