November 13, 2018

Register for PAMA AUC Deadline Is Firm Prepare Now for 2020 Webinar

The Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule has confirmed that providers must consult appropriate use criteria (AUC) prior to ordering advanced imaging for beneficiaries starting Jan. 1, 2020. 

The American College of Radiology (ACR) is offering a free webinar on Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 7pm ET to show you how and why your practice should collaborate with referring providers now to get ready to meet this mandate.

  • ACR Economics Commission Chair Ezequiel Silva, MD, explains current CDS requirements following the MPFS rule.
  • Carol A. Hulka, MD, chief of radiology at Cambridge Health Alliance, tells how her health system has integrated clinical decision support into their daily workflow.
  • Kirsten Meisinger, MD, national faculty for the Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPi), and clinical Instructor in ambulatory care and prevention at Harvard Medical School, describes how CDS has improved imaging care.
  • Alexandra Hollencamp, patient advocate, Union Square Family Health Center, CHA, explains how evidence-based guidelines help patients have meaningful discussions with their providers. 

National Decision Support Company Vice President Bob Cooke joins the robust question and answer session to clarify common CDS misconceptions.

Register for the free “PAMA AUC Deadline is Firm—Prepare Now for 2020” webinar on Dec. 11 at 7pm ET.

You can catch the replay of our first webinar in this free series on the ACR YouTube page.