KENTUCKY REGIONAL EXTENSION CENTER

COVID-19 Resources

IN THE MIDST OF COVID-19 KENTUCKY REC IS HERE FOR YOU!

As we enter this unprecedented time of a national emergency due to COVID-19, our team at Kentucky REC wants you to know that we are here to help you and your healthcare organization. We will continue to monitor the situation with federal government programs and policies and keep you updated with anything that might affect you.

We support and appreciate your efforts amid the stress and added workload on your organization due to COVID-19.

Here are resources for your information:

UK Healthcare Questions and Answers about COVID-19

Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services COVID-19

COVID-19 News

QPP YEAR 5 FINAL RULE WEBINAR: JAN 27

On December 1st CMS released the Quality Payment Program Year 5 Final Rule. In this Final Rule, CMS made programmatic changes impacting the 2020 and 2021 program years across both the Merit Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS) and the Advanced Alternative Payment...

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KHIE WEBINAR JAN 7: CMS COP HOSPITAL ELECTRONIC NOTIFICATION

Join the Kentucky Health Information Exchange (KHIE) as they discuss the new Electronic Notifications requirement under the 2020 Interoperability and Patient Access Final Rule, Conditions of Participation (CoP). KHIE will discuss how their free services  can alleviate...

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QPP YEAR 5 FINAL RULE WEBINARS: DEC 18 & JAN 27

On December 1st CMS released the Quality Payment Program Year 5 Final Rule. In this Final Rule, CMS made programmatic changes impacting the 2020 and 2021 program years across both the Merit Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS) and the Advanced Alternative Payment...

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CHOOSE YOUR OWN PATHWAY TOWARDS PRACTICE TRANSFORMATION

These past few months have been very busy for many of our Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) and Patient-Centered Medical Specialty Practice (PCSP) clients, as they have been in the process of working toward their National Committee of Quality Assurance (NCQA) PCMH...

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KENTUCKY REC TELEHEALTH SERVICES

Kentucky REC Telehealth Services COVID-19 has forced the rapid adoption and expansion of telehealth across the country. The current waivers in effect have made telehealth implementation even easier than before. Understanding the rules for compliance among federal,...

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