General Information

CY2012 OPPS Proposed Rule Payment Workgroup Call
Dial In: 1-412-380-2000 Passcode 2174945#

CHA will convene the Payment Reform Workgroup for a call regarding the CY2012 OPPS Proposed Rule on Tuesday, August 16 at 10 am PT.

The focus of this call will be the CY2012 OPPS Proposed Rule and will include discussion on proposed changes to APCs, partial hospitalization services, physician supervision, and the wage index. We will also repeat the presentation slides on changes in the hospital VBP program that was part of Monday’s Quality, Value and Transparency Workgroup call.  All members of the workgroup are encouraged to participate, no need to register, just sign on.

Dial In: 1-412-380-2000 Passcode 2174945#

As a reminder, all the lines will be open to facilitate discussion. We respectfully request that you remain on mute while not speaking and not place the call on hold at any point during the hour to cut down on background noise. If you must step away to take another call, please feel free to disconnect and reconnect. These are CHA member only calls to solicit your advice and counsel as CHA prepares our comments and ask that you not distribute this information to external consultants or contractors.

Attached are the slides that we will walk through during the call