" The Voice Of Interventional Pain Management "

celebrating our 10th anniversary
"Pay-for-Performance is the future of healthcare in the United States and the 2010 Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI) is the next phase of the government's big plan to transform Medicare from a passive payer to an active purchaser."

The Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI) is a voluntary quality reporting program, which includes an incentive payment for eligible professionals who report data on quality measures for services provided to Medicare beneficiaries. The pay-for-reporting program began in 2007. Learn more about the PQRI and how it may financially benefit your Pain Practice from Marvel Hammer, a national speaker on PQRI. If you haven't started, acquire the steps to begin reporting PQRI, including the specific information necessary to report the Back Pain Group Measure.  Don't spend hours researching and reviewing countless web pages trying to learn how to report PQRI, receive the links to PQRI web sites and reporting tools that explain how to document and bill Pain Management quality measures

Webinar Highlights:

  • Decide whether your Pain Management practice should participate in the program
  • Identify the quality measures for 2010 that apply to Pain Management in private practice settings 
  • Recognize the difference between reporting individual measures versus group measures 
  • Eliminate confusion over the HCPCS and Category II codes you are required to report 
  • Learn the various methods to report PQRI, including the Registry reporting option for 2010
Webinar Information
Date Presented:
May 20, 2010 2:00 PM Eastern
1 hour, 30 minutes
Registration Fee:
Reporting PQRI for Pain Management in 2010
Speaker Information
Marvel J. Hammer RN, BS, CPC, CCS-P PCS, ACS-PM, CHCO   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
ASIPP Price:$145.00
CD-ROM (Win)
ASIPP Price:$145.00