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

QPP Tip Sheets

QPP Webinars

KENTUCKY REC QPP NEWS

QPP WEBINAR AUGUST 29: CMS YEAR 4 PROPOSED RULE

CMS Released their proposed rule for the 2020 Quality Payment Program on July 30. It outlines many changes for Year 4 (Program Year 2020) of the QPP. These include: increased performance thresholds changes to the Quality and Cost Performance Categories introducing a...

WEBINAR SEPT 10: PCMH/PCSP TRANSFORMATION & BENEFITS

Practice Goals: Quality Focused! Patients Number One Priority! How do we get there? PCMH & PCSP Programs!   Join us for an in-depth conversation with leaders from NCQA recognized Kentucky practices to gain insider perspective on the PCMH and PCSP...