Join us to celebrate a decade of HIT leadership as we provide a collaborative eHealth Summit virtual event. Your advisors are bringing you two days filled with helpful information to aid your healthcare practice!
On Dec 8 Kentucky REC expert advisors will share information on Telehealth, Quality Improvement, Medicaid Promoting Interoperability, Hospital Promoting Interoperability, Patient Centered Medical Home/Patient Centered Specialty Practice, HIPAA and More!
On Dec 9 KHIE will present on today’s hot topics for both state and national health information technology initiatives. These include the Cabinet for Health and Family Services’ (CHFS) projects highlighting responses to the COVID-19 pandemic, ongoing initiatives for promoting interoperability and care coordination across the state, and other related subjects.
>> See the eHealth Summit Agenda below
All Sessions in Eastern Time (ET)
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
(The Power of) Proven Success
Celebrating 10 years
9:00-9:05 — Welcome to Day One!
Welcome to Kentucky REC: The Power of Proven Success, Celebrating 10 Years
9:05-9:30 — Improve Outcomes for Patients with Diabetes
Diabetes is a complex, multifaceted disease that can be very challenging not only for clinical practitioners, but also for diabetes educators and individuals with the disease. Although evidence based guidelines, care, and self-management have been shown to improve outcomes, a gap continues to exist between current and recommended diabetes management practices. This session will present one Kentucky approach for building a learning collaborative with a framework of evidence-based models. In it participants have the opportunity to address this gap with a network of experts and fellow learners, with the common goal to improve outcomes for individuals with diabetes.
9:30-10:00 — Data Validation/Quality Measures
10:00-10:30 — QPP 2021: Top Ten Tips For Success
Join us for a brief discussion of tips to implement both now and in January for success in the Quality Payment Program for 2021 program year.
10:30-11:00 — Leverage PCMH/PCSP for Practice Transformation
Kentucky REC PCMH and PCSP Certified Content Experts (CCEs) will share with you an overview of the latest program basics and benefits of NCQA recognition. Not only will you will learn how to achieve recognition, but this session will show how the Kentucky REC can help prepare your organization for value-based models of care, along with attaining other clinical, financial and organizational benefits. Our experts have guided many organizations, large and small to recognition. Come learn about our proven track record for assisting organizations in attaining this nationally recognized achievement. Not sure your organization is ready to pursue full recognition? We’ll also cover alternative approaches for transformation.
11:00-11:30 — Kentucky Medicaid Promoting Interoperability for EPs
Kentucky Medicaid Promoting Interoperability for EPs: Preparing for PY2020 Attestations and Looking Ahead to PY2021
Kentucky REC PI advisors will share important steps in preparing to submit PY2020 attestations, along with documents that are crucial to keep in your binder for future audits. Program Year 2021 is the last year to participate in the Kentucky Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. We will discuss upcoming deadlines and suggested steps to make 2021 a successful year.
11:30-11:45 — Break & Activity
11:45-12:15 — MEDICARE PROMOTING INTEROPERABILITY FOR HOSPITALS
12:15-12:45 — Telehealth: Bridging the Gap to Access
12:45 -1:45 — Proper Safeguards for a Compliant HIPAA Security Program
The HIPAA Security Rule requires all covered entities, and business associates of covered entities, to properly safeguard ePHI. Safeguards are categorized as: Administrative; Physical; and Technical. In this presentation, we will take a look at all safeguards outlined in the HIPAA Security Rule, and provide examples for each.
1:45-2:00 — eHealth Summit 2020 - Looking Forward to Tomorrow
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Past, Present and Future
Connected Healthcare is Better Healthcare
8:00 - 8:30 AM — EXHIBITS AND NETWORKING LOUNGE OPEN
Throughout the day, meet with other Kentucky providers who share your same EHR platform. Schedule times: TBA
8:00 - 8:30 AM — EHR Vendor Huddles in Networking Lounge
8:30-9:00 — Summit Opening & Welcome: CHFS Cabinet Secretary Eric Friedlander
9:00-9:45 — Behind the Scenes of COVID-19
Lessons from the Kentucky Department of Public Health Leadership
9:45–11:00 — Healthcare C-Suite Panel - COVID-19 Response
Healthcare C-Suite Panel – COVID-19 Response
11:00-11:50 — KHIE Solutions
How KHIE Services can help your practice
11:50 -1:00 — Exhibits/ Networking Lounge Open/Vendor Huddle by EMR in Networking Lounge
1:00-1:30 — Public Health Reporting
Public Health Reporting: Vaccines, Electronic Lab, and Case Reporting
1:30-2:00 — Integrative Premier Services
2:00-2:30 — The 411 on How to Connect: From COVID to Care
2:30-3:30 — KHIE ePartner Viewer Demonstration
KHIE ePartner Viewer Provider Portal Demonstration