Navigation Links
Three Gorman Health Group Experts to Provide Insight on 2014 Star Ratings for MA and Part D
Date:10/24/2013

Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 24, 2013

The annual release of new Medicare Advantage and Part D star-ratings data by CMS is a treasure trove of competitive information plans and their partners can use to improve their future star-ratings performance. In the Oct. 29 co-hosted Atlantic Information Services and Gorman Health Group webinar, “Inside the 2014 Star Ratings for MA and Part D: Trends and Their Implications,” industry experts will take an in-depth look at the 2014 star ratings and their implications.

Three Gorman Health Group experts — Deb Devereaux, senior vice president of pharmacy services; Aaron Eaton, chief development officer; and Jane Scott, senior vice president of clinical services — will provide guidance to participants for planning their organization’s short- and long-term stars strategies by answering questions such as:

  • What happened to plans’ average star ratings, and why?
  • Are scores on medication adherence and osteoporosis management still weak? If so, what can be done about them?
  • Have regional disparities lessened, and what might CMS do to deal with those disparities on stars in the future?
  • How did MA Special Needs Plans fare in the new ratings? What new measures could be in store for them in 2015 and beyond?
  • Which stars measures will CMS probably “retire” for 2015, and why?
  • What is CMS likely to do on new stars measures in areas such as comprehensive medication reviews and increased four-star thresholds related to the Million Hearts cardiovascular care initiative?
  • Will CMS proceed for 2015 with its earlier proposal — that it subsequently decided to delay — to use individual-measure scores rather than the star ratings for those scores in calculating plans’ summary and overall star ratings?
  • Will CMS permanently halt the setting of new four-star thresholds, and, if so, what does that means for the likelihood of plans getting bonuses in 2015 and beyond?

Visit http://aishealth.com/marketplace/c3ag42_102913 for more details and registration information.

AIS has partnered with GHG on an exclusive series of webinars designed to deliver timely and meaningful information the government health care industry needs to implement health reform. From expert analysis on the latest regulatory updates to war stories and best practices, these webinars provide the tools and guidance necessary to transform regulatory policy into operational reality.

About Atlantic Information Services
Atlantic Information Services, Inc. (AIS) is a publishing and information company that has been serving the health care industry for more than 25 years. It develops highly targeted news, data and strategic information for managers in hospitals, health plans, medical group practices, pharmaceutical companies and other health care organizations. AIS products include print and electronic newsletters, websites, looseleafs, books, strategic reports, databases, webinars and conferences. Learn more at http://www.AISHealth.com.

About Gorman Health Group
Gorman Health Group (GHG) is a national health care professional services and software company staffed by subject-matter experts, former health plan executives and seasoned regulators. For more than 16 years, hundreds of clients serving millions of beneficiaries have leveraged the strategic counsel and technology solutions of GHG to maintain compliant operations, improve market position and advance growth objectives. Learn more at http://www.gormanhealthgroup.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/10/prweb11262055.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Three Kids Dead From Codeine After Surgery: FDA
2. Symposium on sustainability to feature three new NJIT faculty
3. Three Penn State research pioneers among first Golden Goose honorees
4. Renowned Pittsburgh Plastic Surgeon to Be Keynote Speaker at Three Prestigious Conferences
5. Garden Media Group Adds Three New Clients
6. Three Certifications Are Now Available Online in the Exciting Field of EKG and Telemetry
7. Maui Wowi Rings in the New Year With Three New Florida Locations to Open in 2013
8. Three Surgeons of Los Angeles Colon and Rectal Surgical Associates Have Received the Prestigious 2013 Los Angeles SuperDoctors Award for the Second Year in a Row
9. MotoSport Announces the Ultimate Ride Giveaway with up to $20,000 in Prizes and Three Ways to Win
10. Three Dentists Awarded Master Dental Sleep Physician Designation at Elite Dental Institute’s Annual Collaborative Sleep Symposium
11. Three Leading Telecommunications and Technology Organizations Sponsor the AG Bell Listening and Spoken Language Knowledge Center
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... ... Footwear Foundation, the national charitable foundation serving the footwear industry, has broken all ... representing more than 130 companies across 23 states during the months of April ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... ... On Tuesday, April 26, 2016 members of the HomeTown Health network, a ... Deal on SB 258, the “Rural Health Care Relief” Bill. , The bill, which ... to individuals and corporations which donate directly to a “rural hospital” in Georgia, and ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... , ... Conditions were ideal for Global Lyme Alliance’s (GLA) 2nd annual “Bite ... a light breeze and temperatures in the 60s. Over 400 runners, walkers and volunteers ... and 1-mile walk were held to increase awareness about Lyme disease and to ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... PA (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 , ... ... announced that student team BioCellection won the $30,000 Perlman Grand Prize of the ... Prize, the Gloeckner Undergraduate Award, the Michelson People’s Choice Award, and the Committee ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... 29, 2016 , ... Melanoma is the deadliest type of skin cancer. Although only about 1 ... skin cancer deaths. More than 10,000 people are expected to die of melanoma this year. ... is the one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in young women. A recent breakthrough ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/28/2016)... Dr. Vivek Ahuja , ... phen Schmidt Join the Growing ... solutions for life sciences, today announced key new leaders have joined ... to a growing business.  This will bolster the company,s safety business ... joined ArisGlobal in the position of Vice President - Safety. George ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... New market research titled ... report that provides an overview of the Osteoarthritis,s ... identifying new targets and MOAs to produce first-in-class ... in this H1 2016 Osteoarthritis Pipeline report include ... Abiogen Pharma S.p.A., Ablynx NV, Achelios Therapeutics, Inc., ...
(Date:4/27/2016)... -- Elekta today announced that its leading-edge ... focal point of seven scientific presentations at ESTRO 35, ... & Oncology, taking place April 29 - May 3. ... and a high-field MRI scanner with sophisticated software that ... in real time. The MR-linac is designed to improve ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: