PracticeNET Calls

Starting in August 2019, the PracticeNET program began hosting monthly calls. More information and the materials for those calls can be found here. 

December PracticeNET Call

  • Register for the December 2019 PracticeNET call.
  • December 19, 2019 at 4:00 PM Eastern.
  • Agenda will be forthcoming

November PracticeNET Call

  • Register for the November 2019 PracticeNET call.
  • November 21, 2019 at 4:00 PM Eastern.
  • Agenda:
    • Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule
    • Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System Final Rule
    • Oncology Care First – featuring Q&A with the CMMI team
  • Read the Oncology Care First RFI
  • Send questions on Oncology Care First to David.Harter@asco.org prior to the call.

October PracticeNET Call:

  • Slides from the October 17 PracticeNET Call.
  • Read and Track S.2543 – Prescription Drug Pricing Reduction Act of 2019.
  • Read and Track H.R.3 – Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019.
  • Visit CMMI to read the Radiation Oncology Model proposed rule and fact sheet.
  • Read ASTRO’s comment letter to CMMI on the RO Model.

September 19 PracticeNET Call:

  • Slides from the September 19, 2019 PracticeNET call – Quality Payment Program and Hospital Outpatient Reporting Program proposed changes for 2020 and 2021.
  • Read the Medicare proposed rule: Revisions to Payment Policies under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, Quality Payment Program and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2020.
  • CMS Factsheet regarding the 2020 Quality Payment Program proposed rule and RFI for 2021.
  • Diagrams for the proposed 2021 MIPS Value Pathways.
  • ASCO in Action post with a summary of the proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program rule.
  • ASCO in Action post with a summary of the proposed Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System and Quality Reporting Program rule.

August PracticeNET Call:

  • Slides from the August 2019 PracticeNET call – Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System proposed changes for 2020 and 2021.
  • Read the Medicare proposed rule: Revisions to Payment Policies under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, Quality Payment Program and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2020.
  • Read the Medicare proposed rule: Proposed Changes to Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs…
  • CMS Factsheet regarding 2020 and 2021 proposals for the Medicare Physician Fee schedule.
  • CMS Factsheet regarding 2020 proposals for the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment System.
  • ASCO in Action post with a summary of the proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program rule.
  • ASCO in Action post with a summary of the proposed Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System and Quality Reporting Program rule.