KENTUCKY REGIONAL EXTENSION CENTER

Quality Payment Program – Small, Underserved and Rural

The Kentucky REC provides free, high-level assistance to eligible clinicians as they navigate participation in the Quality Payment Program (QPP). The Kentucky REC serves as the state-level coordinating entity for Kentucky under contract with CMS to help clinicians in small practices (with 15 or fewer Eligible Clinicians), especially those in rural or underserved areas, to participate in QPP. The Kentucky REC also participates in a 7-state regional coalition led by the Altarum Institute and funded by CMS that has established the Quality Payment Program Resource Center™ to bring the best minds together across our region to identify issues and offer support to clinicians participating in QPP. This includes:

  • Straightforward, self-directed resources and tools
  • Up-to-date materials reviewed for accuracy and usability
  • Expert Quality Payment Program Advisors available via live chat or phone support

Start your practice on a path to success

Find out more about the Quality Payment Program Resource Center™

QPP Resources

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KENTUCKY REC QPP NEWS

QPP YEAR 3 WEBINAR OCT 22: EXPERTS ANSWER YOUR QPP QUESTIONS

The quality team at Kentucky REC is excited to host a collaborative webinar with two guest experts: Bruce Maki, a Regulatory Analyst and Program Manager for QPP Advisors at Altarum in Michigan; and Samuel Ross, a Health Informatics Facilitator from Chicago Health IT...

NEW PILL PODCAST EPISODE & WE HAVE A NEW HOME!

Announcing Episode 4 - Dr. Ken Wilson: Quality Leader In this episode of the PILL podcast, we interview Dr. Ken Wilson, an Executive Consultant for Norton Healthcare in Louisville, KY. Dr. Wilson has years of experience leading complex implementation efforts. He...

WEBINAR SEPT 26 – QPP YEAR 3: AUDITS, HARDSHIPS, AND TARGETED REVIEWS

Is your organization facing a recently issued audit from CMS? Are you aware of the steps to take in filing a hardship exception application? Do you know what the process is to request a targeted review on your feedback report? Now is the time to make a difference for...