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Webinar: Staying on Track for MIPS Performance Year 2021

September 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This month’s live Zoom webinar features MIPS subject matter expert Joy Rios as she breaks down the 2021 Final Rule, what it indicates about the impact on your bottom line, and the future of value-based care.

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MIPS subject matter expert Joy Rios breaks down the 2021 Final Rule, taking a deep dive into what it indicates about the impact on your bottom line and the future of value-based care.

Learn about CMS-finalized rules that will increase your potential reimbursement, gain an understanding of measure and threshold changes, and what needs to be done between now and the end of the year to ensure program success. You’ll also get some dedicated time with Ms. Rios to answer your practice’s unique MIPS circumstances.


  • Understand MIPS Eligibility and Reporting Options
  • Review 2021 Scoring Rules
  • Examine 2023 Payment Adjustments, based on 2021 MIPS Score
  • Analyze Category Weight Changes & Their Impacts
  • Highlight Noteworthy Components of the Quality Category
  • Review Changes to Promoting Interoperability Category
  • Focus on Key Components of Cost Category


10:00 a.m. – 10:05 a.m. Speaker Introduction, Objectives & Disclosures
10:05 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Optimizing The Technology In Use At Your Practice
10:15 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. The Team Effort of Consistent, On-Going Data Collection
10:20 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Customizing Systems To Gather Needed Visit and Quality Data Codes
10:30 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. Introducing Risk Adjustment Factors For More Precise Billing
10:40 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. Understanding Your Practice’s Feedback Report From QPP
10:50 a.m. – 10:55 a.m. Leveraging Registries 
10:55 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Q&A


Participants will receive 1.0 nursing contact hours by the Louisiana Hospital Association for complete attendance of the program. The Louisiana Hospital Association is approved by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing – CE Provider #39.

Webinar Host

Webinar: Staying on Track for MIPS Performance Year 2021
Joy Rios, Health IT Consultant
Co-Founder of Chirpy Bird Health IT Consulting
Joy Rios is a subject matter expert and health IT consultant focusing on the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). She has a unique talent for taking convoluted materials, such as government-issued value-based care legalese, and distilling them down to the applicable information that healthcare professionals need to succeed.

Joy holds an MBA with a focus in sustainability and is a Certified Healthcare Technology Specialist with a specialty in Workflow Redesign, as well as a Certified MACRA-MIPS Healthcare Professional. She holds HIPAA security certification and has been a notable resource for providers across the country navigating the new healthcare landscape.

Over the past ten years, she has created health IT curricula, trained hundreds of healthcare professionals through online workshops, and written for various health IT publications and has helped thousands of physicians and clinicians succeed in MIPS and health quality programs.


Please contact LHA Trust Funds if you have a disability that may require special accommodations for this educational opportunity. LHA Trust Funds is committed to ensuring full accessibility for all registrants.

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September 8
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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