E-mail Notifications: 2015

Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program

The following e-mail notifications regarding the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program were issued in 2015 to those registered for the notifications.

Reference Number Date Subject
2015-68-OP 12/30/15 CMS & ONC Release Request for Information: Certification Frequency and Requirements for the Reporting of Quality Measures under CMS Programs
2015-67-OP 12/30/15 OQR Specifications Manual 9.0a & 9.1
2015-66-OP 12/30/15 ICD-10 Code Implementation
2015-65-OP 12/21/15 OQR Specifications Manual 8.0a & 8.1
2015-64-OP 12/14/15 December 16, 2015, Webinar Announcement
2015-63-OP 12/11/15 Correction: Delay in System Applications for Fourth Quarter 2015 (4Q15) Encounters, and First Quarter 2016 (1Q16) & Second Quarter 2016 (2Q16) Encounters
2015-62-OP 12/10/15 Delay in System Applications for 4Q15 Encounters, and 1Q16 & 2Q16 Encounters
2015-61-OP 12/10/15 December Hospital Compare Refresh
2015-60-OP 12/07/15 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program Confidence Interval Report – Outpatient
2015-59-OP 12/07/15 Provider Invitation to Participate QualityNet Usability Testing
2015-58-OP 12/04/15 Hospital OQR Program Payment Reduction Results for the CY 2016 Payment Determination
2015-57-OP 11/25/15 Benchmarks of Care, First Quarter 2015 (1Q15)
2015-56-OP 11/17/15 QualityNet Usability Survey Update
2015-55-OP 11/13/15 CY 2016 OPPS/ASC Final Rule Published in Federal Register
2015-54-OP 11/11/15 November 18, 2015, Webinar Announcement
2015-53-OP 11/02/15 CY 2016 OPPS/ASC Final Rule on Display
2015-52-OP 10/27/15 New Resources Available for Web-Based Measure Data Reporting
2015-51-OP 10/23/15 Request for your Feedback on QualityNet
2015-50-OP 10/14/15 October 21, 2015 Webinar Annoucement
2015-49-OP 10/08/15 October 2015 Hospital Compare Refresh
2015-48-OP 10/01/15 Q2 2015 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Checklist for Clinical Web-Based Measure Data Due November 1
2015-47-OP 09/16/15 Hospital OQR Q2 Clinical and Web-Based Measure Data Due on November 1
2015-46-OP 09/15/15 September 2015 OP Hospital Compare Preview Reports Now Available
2015-45-OP 09/11/15 Benchmarks of Care 4Q 2014
2015-44-OP 09/09/15 September 16, 2015 Webinar Announcement
2015-43-OP 09/02/15 Reminder: Hospital Compare Star Ratings Comment Period extended to September 14
2015-42-OP 08/19/15 Hospital Compare Star Rating Comment Period Extended to September 14
2015-41-OP 08/05/15 August 13, 2015 National Stakeholder Call: Hospital Compare Overall Star Ratings
2015-40-OP 07/30/15 Hospital Compare Star Rating Dry Run and Methodology Report Comment Period Ends August 17
2015-39-OP 07/20/15 Hospital Compare Star Rating Dry Run
2015-38-OP 07/16/15 Notice Regarding Emailing of PHI/PII during the July 2015 Colonoscopy Measure Dry Run
2015-37-OP 07/16/15 July 2015 Hospital Compare Refresh
2015-36-OP 07/09/15 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System CY 2016 Proposed Rule published in Federal Register
2015-35-OP 07/08/15 July 15, 2015 Webinar Announcement
2015-34-OP 07/08/15 Web-Based Measure Data Tool Now Available
2015-33-OP 07/08/15 Reminder of National Provider Calls for July 2015 Colonoscopy Measure Dry Run
2015-32-OP 07/06/15 Q1 2015 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Checklist
2015-31-OP 07/06/15 Hospital OQR Specifications Manual 9.0
2015-30-OP 07/01/15 October 2015 OP Hospital Compare Preview Reports Now Available
2015-29-OP 07/01/15 Reminder of July 2015 Colonoscopy Measure Dry Run
2015-28-OP 07/01/15 Specifications Manual 8.1 Supplemental Document Posted
2015-27-OP 06/24/15 Reminder of July 2015 Colonoscopy Measure Dry Run
2015-26-OP 06/16/15 Specifications Manual 8.0a Supplemental Document Posted
2015-25-OP 06/15/15 July 2015 Colonoscopy Measure Dry Run
2015-24-OP 06/10/15 June 17, 2015 Webinar Announcement
2015-23-OP 06/09/15 Benchmarks of Care 3Q 2014
2015-22-OP 05/13/15 May 20, 2015 Webinar Announcement
2015-21-OP 05/07/15 Claims Detail Report Technical Issue
2015-20-OP 05/05/15 Data Submission for OP-6 and OP-7 Ends May 1
2015-19-OP 04/20/15 Reminder: July 2015 Hospital Compare Preview Reports Available – Imaging Efficiency Measures
2015-18-OP 04/16/15 April 2015 Hospital Compare Refresh
2015-17-OP 04/09/15 April 15, 2015 Webinar Announcement
2015-16-OP 04/03/15 July 2015 OP Hospital Compare Preview Reports Now Available
2015-15-OP 04/02/15 Hospital OQR Specifications Manual 8.1
2015-14-OP 04/02/15 Hospital OQR Q4 2014 Clinical Data Due on May 1
2015-13-OP 04/01/15 Specifications Manual 8.0a Supplemental Document Posted
2015-12-OP 04/01/15 Q4 2014 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Checklist
2015-11-OP 03/19/15 CART Password Utility Tool
2015-10-OP 03/11/15 March 18, 2015 Webinar Announcement
2015-09-OP 02/11/15 February 18, 2015 Webinar Announcement
2015-08-OP 02/10/15 Hospital Compare Release Dates for Calendar Year 2015
2015-07-OP 02/05/15 Deadline Clarifications for Quality Reporting Center Newsletter
2015-06-OP 02/04/15 Hospital QR Center Newsletter
2015-05-OP 02/02/15 Q3 2014 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Checklist
2015-04-OP 01/22/15 Specifications Manual 8.0a Supplemental Document Posted
2015-03-OP 01/14/15 January 21, 2015 Webinar Announcement
2015-02-OP 01/13/15 Hospital OQR Data Submission Deadline Extended to February 8, 2015
2015-01-OP 01/05/15 MAP Pre-Rulemaking Comment Period Now Open

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