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Date
02/09/2012
Event
National Provider Call: Medicare Spending Per Beneficiary (MSPB) Measure
Topic
Hospital Value-Based Purchasing

Description:

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) hosted a national provider call with question and answer session on the Medicare Spending per Beneficiary Measure (MSPB).  CMS subject matter experts provided an overview on the background of the MSPB measure, as well as an explanation of how the measure is calculated, including the approach to risk adjustment and payment standardization. 

When: Thursday, February 9, 2012

Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Agenda:

  • Opening Remarks
  • Background of the Medicare Spending per Beneficiary Measure (MSPB)
  • Overview on how the measure is calculated, including the approach to risk adjustment and payment standardization
  • Question & Answer Session

Target Audience:

Hospitals, Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs) and Hospital Associations

Presentation:

To access the slide presentation for this call please select the Presentation link in the Downloads Section below.

Speaker Information:

Speaker: Kim Spalding Bush, Peter Hickman, Jason Shafrin, Acumen, LLC

Post Call Clarification:

To access the audio file for this call please select the Audio File link in the Downloads section.

To access the transcript for this call please select the Transcript link in the Downloads section.

To access the post call clarification on the transcript please select the Clarification link in the Downloads section.