The Health IT Unit is committed to providing up-to-date information and education resource tools to healthcare providers participating in the Promoting Interoperability (PI) Program. Health IT hosts a series of engaging live webinars to further assist providers attesting to Meaningful Use. Click the links below to register for any of these exciting webinars. After completing your registration, you will receive an email confirmation with instructions of how to join the event.
Inside PI: 2019 Edition
Get the latest updates and information about the Medicaid PI Program from Health IT staff and partners (DXC, GaHIN, HI-BRIDGE and Myers and Stauffer). This live webinar covers new changes occurring within the program, including an overview of MU objectives and measures, audit preparedness, HIE resources and more.
- Thursday, February 21, 2019 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
- Thursday, May 16, 2019 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
- Thursday, August 15, 2019 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
- Thursday, November 21, 2019 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Turning MU Into Incentive Payments: Our Champions Tell You How
Six years of attestation and incentive payments are possible. Don't believe us? Hear it directly from the providers who did it. Learn how they overcame challenges and successfully navigated through Meaningful Use to achieve not only improved workflow and patient outcomes but also incentive payments. These webinars feature best practices and success stories of PIP Champions. This is a webinar you don't want to miss!
- Thursday, April 18, 2019 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
- Thursday, July 18, 2019 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
- Thursday, October 17, 2019 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Measuring Up with Georgia's CQMs
Back by popular demand! The Health IT team and experts from HealthTech Solutions provide an interactive demo of Georgia's Clinical Quality Measures System (CQMS). Discover the valuable benefits and functionalities of provider generated data and learn firsthand how to enter CQM data, produce performance comparison reports, and more!
- Tuesday, March 26, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Take Five! How eCQMs Improve Patient Care & Outcomes
Hospitals, physicians and health care professionals use electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs) to provide feedback on their care systems, identify opportunities for clinical quality improvement, and for those participating in the PI Programs, report clinical data to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Join us as we dive deep and take a closer look at 10 eCQMs during this five-part webinar series. Discover the tools to prioritize and effectively manage them from a clinical perspective with the help of our expert Clinical Advisory Board members.
Preventive Care and Screening
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Women’s Health Screening
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Monitoring Chronic Conditions
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Behavioral Health and Treatment
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Post Payment Audit "Do's and Don'ts"
Hear directly from incentive post payment auditors, Myers and Stauffer, as they discuss the audit process, documentation requirements and "do's and don'ts" for post-payment audits for the Medicaid PI Program.
- Tuesday, March 12, 2019 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
- Tuesday, June 11, 2019 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
- Tuesday, September 10, 2019 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
- Tuesday, November 12, 2019 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Risky Business: Security Risk Analysis with Sandeep Kapoor
The consequences and costs of a patient data breach can be staggering. Don't let it happen to you. Learn about the necessary documentation to satisfy Meaningful Use requirements, and the safeguards and security assessment tools to protect yourself in the event of an audit.
- Monday, March 11, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
- Tuesday, June 18, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
- Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
- Tuesday, November 19, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Leveraging GaHIN to Improve Care
Georgia Information Network (GaHIN), the state's nonprofit health information exchange (HIE), delivers six exciting new webinars to help improve the quality of patient care through the secure exchange of patient health information. Each webinar is unique and features topics that promote interoperability and the roles healthcare providers play in the "continuum of care."
How ADT Alerts and Redirects Are Impacting Care
- Wednesday, March 27, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Accessing GaHIN Through GAMMIS
- Wednesday, April 24, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Electronic Access to Lab Results Launched in Georgia
- Wednesday, May 22, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
How Interoperability Helps Practices Improve Patient Care and Operations
- Wednesday, June 26, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
The Role of Medication Fill Data in Measuring Adherence and Preventing Abuse
- Wednesday, July 24, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
How Interoperability Helps Hospitals Improve Patient Care and Care Coordination Across the Continuum of Care
- Wednesday, August 28, 2019 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Accessing GaHIN through GAMMIS
- Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Dot Your I's and Cross Your T's — Do your SRA, PLEASE!!
Don't leave it to chance! It's the law! Conducting an annual Security Risk Assessment (SRA) helps assess threats to electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) that can be reasonably anticipated. Completing an adequate SRA is essential if you participate in either the Medicaid Promoting Interoperability (PI) Program or Quality Payment Program PI category. Join our HI-BRIDGE experts as they shed light on the SRA requirements.
- Tuesday, February 19, 2019 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Deep Dive: Understanding Promoting Interoperability
This webinar series helps demystify the confusion of Meaningful Use by offering a clear and in-depth look into the objectives, measures and documentation required for Stage 3.
Thursday, April 18, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday, May 23, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Thuraday, July 18, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday, August 22, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday, September 19, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday, October 24, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday, November 21, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday, December 13, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.