Maryland's All-Payer Hospital System Modernization

Payment Models Workgroup

In general, this workgroup will develop recommendations for the HSCRC on the structure of payment models and how to balance its approach to updates. The Workgroup will address topics that include:

  1. Balanced Updates
  2. Guardrails for Model Performance
  3. Market Share
  4. Initial and Future Models

Payment Models Workgroup Membership

The Health Services Cost Review Commission (HSCRC) has appointed the a diverse group of individuals to serve on the Payment Models Workgroup. The list of workgroup members is available at the following link:

Payment Models Workgroup Appointments - updated 2-3-17

Schedule, Goals, and Documents

The Payment Models Workgroup work plan is provided in the table below. Additional meetings will be added to the schedule. Please check back for the location and schedule of future meetings. Questions related to the schedule and location of meetings should be directed to: hscrc.payment@maryland.gov

Workgroup and Sub-workgroup Master Schedule - Updated 03-29-16​

2017

 
Dates and Location Meeting Documents
February 10, 2017 
9:30 - 12 p.m. 

HSCRC
  1. Agenda
  2. Progression Slides
  3. MACRA Slides
  4. 2018 Balanced Update
Webinar Recording
April 14, 2017 
8:00 - 10:30 a.m. 

HSCRC
Payment Models Packet

Webinar Recording
Rescheduled to:
May 3, 2017 
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
 

HSCRC
4160 Patterson Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21215
410-764-2605
  1. Agenda
  2. Update Factor Draft
  3. PAU-Aggregate At Risk
  4. GBR Increases - Differential Statistic

  5. Presentations Packet - Combined from above. 

    Webinar Recording
May 25, 2017 
9:30 - 12 p.m. 

HSCRC
Webinar Registration​

2016

 

2015

 
2015 Dates and Location Meeting Goals Meeting Documents
January 9
Joint Workgroup Meeting and Webinar on
The Cost of Defensive Medicine 
January 9, 2015, 8:30 a.m. 
University of Maryland Carey School of Law

Agenda and Defensive Medicine Presentation

Webinar Recording
January 12 
1:00 – 4:00 

HSCRC 


Complete Presentation Packet 

Webinar Recording
February 2 
9:30 – 12:00 

HSCRC 


  1. FY 2016 Update Factor

  2. FY 2016 Uncompensated Care Adjustments

  3. FY 2017 Aggregate Amount at Risk for Quality Programs

  4. Market Shift Update

  1. Agenda

  2. FY 2016 Update Factor

  3. FY 2016 UCC Adjustments

  4. Scaling for Quality Programs
Webinar Recording
March 2 
9:30 – 1:30
Delayed until 12 due to weather 

HSCRC

Joint Workgroup: Payment & Performance

  1. Introductions and Meeting Overview

  2. FY 2016 Update Factor

  3. Market Shift Update

  4. Preliminary Capital Policy Principles

  5. Readmission Scaling and Aggregate Revenue at Risk for Quality Programs

  6. Readmission Statewide Target and Performance Measurement

  7. QBR Measures and Scaling

  1. Agenda

  2. Upadate Factor FY 16

    1. Market Share Upadate
    2. Market Shift Analysis

  3. CON Review Process and Capital Adjustments

  4. Quality Programs Scaling and Aggregate Revenue at Risk

  5. & 7. Readmission and QBR Slides
Complete Packet - minus Excel Sheets displayed above

Webinar Recording
April 6 
9:30 - 11:30

HSCRC
  1. Medicaid Utilization

  2. FY 2016 Uncompensated Care Adjustments

  3. FY 2016 Update Factor

  4. Market Shift Update
  1. Agenda

  2. Presentation Slides

  3. Excel Handouts Referenced

  4. Summary of Regional Planning Grants


Webinar Recording
May 4
    1. Agenda

    2. Payment Workgroup May Draft

    3. Report on Balanced Update

    4. Readmissions Shared Savings Draft

    5. Market Shift Summary Tables

    6. Market Shift Calculations Draft


    Webinar Recording
    June 1 
    Cancelled
        October 5 

        9:00 - 12:00

        HSCRC 
        4160 Patterson Ave.
        Baltimore, MD 21215
        410-764-2605
        1. Health Job Opportunity Program

        2. Market Shift Update

        3. Performance Workgroup Work Plan Update

        4. Approach to Analyzing Efficiency
          Agenda

        1. Health Job Opportunity Program
          1. Health Job PowerPoint
          2. Health Job Discussion Questions

        2. Market Shift Update

        3. Performance Work Group Update - to be presented

        4. Efficiency

        5. Webinar Recording​
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        2014 Schedule

        Public Comments Submitted to the Workgroups

        The Workgroup will reserve time at the end of each meeting for brief comments and questions from the public. The public is also encouraged to submit written comments related to Workgroups at any time. Comments may be sent via email to hscrc.payment@maryland.gov. Below are the comments received by the Workgroup to date.​

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