“Medicare Initiatives Now and in the Future”
Margie Banse, BA, AAS
Quality Data Reporting Manager
The speaker for this month’s meeting is Margie Banse, BA, AAS. Margie is the Quality Data Reporting Manager for Qsource. She has more than 25 years of experience in information technology ranging from programmer, support/implementation specialist and project management, all in various industries. She has more than ten years’ experience in implementing large applications and providing training for those applications. She received her AAS degree from Elizabethtown Community College in data processing technology and her BA from Western Kentucky University majoring in Economics with a minor in Computer Science.
This presentation will cover the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), Meaningful Use (MU) and Value Based Modifier (VBM) programs demonstrating the linkage between the initiatives for the ‘Now’. It will also offer an introduction to the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) legislation as it is currently proposed representing the ‘Future’. Also included in this presentation is a discussion of the Quality Resource Use Reports (QRURs) and key areas of the report to assisting in improving your VBM composite score.
The sponsors for this month’s meeting are perITech Solutions and RH Clarkson Insurance Group.
perITech Solutions is a business to business technology solutions company offering; design, planning, procurement, sourcing, implementation, support and management across multiple disciplines of technology including voice, data, video / presentation, security and infrastructure.
What makes perITech unique is our ability to provide each client with a business analyst that can work with owners, presidents, chief financial officers, and practice administrators to understand our client’s goals, identify business challenges and obstacles that are keeping you from accomplishing your business goals and evaluating the areas where technology will provide a positive financial impact and solid return on investment. Our philosophy and ability to implement our solutions following industry best practices and proven methodologies have a proven track record that provides long-term lower total cost of ownership.
Our team is dedicated to helping our clients be successful, all provided on a fixed bid fair price delivering superior tier one solutions. We win 98% of every proposal we write and have a 97% retention rate of our client base. Our largest clients are Fortune 5 companies in the vehicle manufacturing and chemical industries down to the single physician practice with 5 phones and 5 PCs. From cabling, wireless, CCTV, access control, digital signage, disaster recovery, carrier selection services for voice, data and internet, NEC telephone systems to life cycle and asset management
Our help desk supports over 1300 clients both proactive and reactive and can include monitoring and patch management managed service which can be bundled to include hardware as a service, and pricing based on a fixed flat fee per user per month capping your financial risk in supporting and driving employee productivity.
As the Kentucky Medical Association's only endorsed insurance agency, RH Clarkson Insurance Group offers several discounted insurance and employee benefit plans to KMA members across the Bluegrass State. Using our extensive network of national and regional insurers, we offer physicians a unique mix of coverage options and competitive pricing, including medical, dental, vision, long term care, medical professional liability, and more for physicians and their staffs.
If you would like to increase the benefits you can offer through your practice, or simply want to review your coverage, please contact Jill Lynch at 502-585-3600 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, visit RH Clarkson Insurance Group.
RSVP AND PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED BY WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2016