On-Demand Learning

FFY 2025 IPPS Proposed Rule Webinar – Participant Information

As required annually by law, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued its federal fiscal year (FFY) 2025 inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) proposed rule.    CMS proposes to increase payment rates for most hospitals paid under the IPPS by 2.6% in FFY 2025. The net impact of the proposed rule will increase […]

Medicare Readmissions Reduction Program

CHA DataSuite has released an on-demand educational brief on the Medicare Readmissions Reduction program. The recording provides an overview of the Readmissions Reduction program and a guide to effectively interpreting the analysis released by CHA DataSuite. This is part three of the three-part series. Additionally, the Medicare Value-Based Purchasing educational brief and the Medicare Hospital-Acquired […]

Change Cyberattack Hospital Impacts Webinar – Participant Information

Following the late February ransomware attack that shut down Change Healthcare — the largest health care payment system in the country — patients, hospitals, and other providers continue to reel from the effects. Learn about the steps CHA and our national partners are taking to advocate for impacted hospitals and minimize the fallout. CHA will provide updates […]

Seismic Legislation Updates Webinar – Participant Information

With the 2024 legislative session underway, CHA continues to work diligently to bring seismic compliance relief to California hospitals. One significant step is CHA’s sponsored Senate Bill (SB) 1432, jointly authored by a bipartisan group of Senators. The proposal provides hospitals additional time to comply with the 2030 seismic requirements, introduces additional disaster planning requirements […]

Vitality Payer Scorecard: Holding Insurers Accountable — Participant Information

Insurance companies must be held accountable for patient care in California. We need your help to gather data about their all-too-common business practices that impede patient care.  How can we accomplish this? With your participation, we will gather the data needed to press regulators to enforce state law on network adequacy, prior authorization, medical necessity, prompt payment, parity, and more. […]

IRF Review Choice Demonstration — Participant Information

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently introduced the Review Choice Demonstration (RCD) for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs) in Alabama, with plans to expand the program to California in the near future. Peter Thomas, Managing Partner at Powers Law, will provide an overview of CMS and the status of the RCD. He will […]

CMS-Compliant Health Equity Programs — Participant Information

CMS New Requirements for Health Equity Programs Learn what you need to know to build your health equity program to comply with the new CMS requirements. Ms. Martini-Bailey from the Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) will discuss the tools, resources, education, and strategies developed by HSAG to assist your hospital in meeting the quality reporting requirements […]