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4 Apr

PQS Summarizes CMS Calendar Year 2020 Final Call Letter

PQS has summarized the Calendar Year 2020 Final Call Letter as it pertains to pharmacy and medication-related updates and how the proposed changes may have been finalized, confirmed, or changed. The original Final Call Letter can be found here. This is a follow-up regulatory report to the Draft Call Letter summary PQS produced on February 6, 2019. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released the Announcement of Calendar Year (CY) 2020 Medicare Advantage Capitation Rates and Medicare Advantage and Part D Payment Policies and Final Call Letter on April 1, 2019. This letter explains confirmed elements to measures in 2020 as...

6 Feb

PQS Summarizes CMS Calendar Year 2020 Draft Call Letter

PQS has summarized the Calendar Year 2020 Draft Call Letter as it pertains to pharmacy and medication-related updates. The original Draft Call Letter can be found here. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released the Advance Notice/CY 2020 Draft Call Letter on January 30, 2019. This letter explains potential changes and additions to measures in 2020 as well as potential changes in 2021 and beyond. Once items have been confirmed in the Final Call Letter, PQS will provide another update to share which proposed elements have been confirmed. The PQS Summary of Pharmacy/Medication-Related Updates in the CY 2020 Draft Call Letter...

28 Jan

PQS Joins the National Cyber Security Alliance in Global Effort to Support Data Privacy Day by Becoming a 2019 Champion

Each Jan. 28, Hundreds of Organizations and Individuals Collaborate to Generate Awareness About the Importance of Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust Durham, North Carolina – January 28, 2019 — Pharmacy Quality Solutions, Inc. (PQS) has announced its commitment to Data Privacy Day ‒ an international effort held annually on Jan. 28 to create awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust – by signing up as a Data Privacy Day 2019 Champion. As a Champion, PQS recognizes and supports the principle that all organizations share the responsibility of being conscientious stewards of personal information. Data Privacy...

17 Jan

Albertsons Companies Pharmacies Select EQuIPP™ Analytics for Enhanced Reporting Capabilities

The Pharmacy Quality Solutions EQuIPP™ Analytics tool provides deeper analysis for patient pharmacy services Durham, North Carolina – January 17, 2019 — Pharmacy Quality Solutions (PQS), the leading technology provider of performance management services, announced that Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the U.S., has selected EQuIPP™ Analytics for its enhanced reporting and tracking capabilities related to pharmacy performance measures. EQuIPP™ Analytics, the latest reporting tool from PQS, will allow Albertsons Companies Pharmacies to identify key improvement opportunities and drive strategic quality performance measures using dynamic visualizations and intuitive dashboards. “EQuIPP™ Analytics reduces the amount of time organizations...