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Quality Corner Show Talks New PQA Measures hosted in EQuIPP®

PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD, talks new Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA) measures hosted in EQuIPP® with  PQS team members, Zac Renfro, PharmD, Brittany Boyd, MHA, CPhT, and Cora Eilders, MHA, on the PQS Quality Corner Show. The groups specifically reviews PQA measures: Polypharmacy Use of Multiple Anticholinergic Medications in Older Adults, Polypharmacy CNS (Central Nervous System) Active Medications in Older Adults and Use of Opioids at...

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PQS Summarizes the 2021 CMS Rate Announcement with Star Rating Measure Updates for 2021

PQS has summarized the Calendar Year 2021 Rate Announcement as it pertains to pharmacy and medication-related updates for the 2021 Star Ratings with highlights and takeaways. The source material can be found here. The Announcement of Calendar Year 2021 Medicare Advantage Capitation Rates and Part C and Part D Payment Policies was released on April 6, 2020. The PQS Summary of CMS Calendar Year 2021 Star Ratings can be downloaded by clicking...

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What’s New in 2020 from PQS?

PQS welcomes you into the new year and wants to position you for success in 2020 with a few updates. In this year of clarity, we want to provide you a clear picture of the EQuIPP™ platform and a road map for exciting things to look out for in the next few months. So what can you expect from PQS and EQuIPP™ in the new year? Full Year-to-Date Information from 2019 February...

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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...

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