Announcing the Oregon MACRA Playbook Conference: Medicare's Quality Payment Program and the Move to Value-Based Care

April 21, 2017

Oregon Health Care Quality Corporation and Oregon Medical Association announce an upcoming conference centered on MACRA/QPP in Oregon.


When? Thursday, June 22, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Where? The Sentinel Hotel

614 Southwest 11th Avenue

Portland, OR 97205


This event will provide a forum for various stakeholders, including primary care providers, specialists, independent practices, health systems, health care payers and policymakers, to hear the latest Quality Payment Program information from national experts and local health care leaders, and better understand what these changes mean for their organization. Further information, including an agenda, will be available prior to the event.

The event program includes:

  • Presentations from national experts from the Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement (NRHI), the American Medical Association (AMA) and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
  • Practical information on the two tracks of the Quality Payment Program: the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Advanced Alternative Payment Models (APM); detailed session on each of the MIPS categories (Quality, Improvement Activities, Advancing Care Information and Cost)
  • How other stakeholders, including payers and policymakers, have a role to play in aligning their work with the Quality Payment Program
  • Practical information for healthcare providers, administrators and others across primary care and specialties 


Early Bird Registration is available until May 31st at

Registration closes June 9, 2017


For questions, or information about continuing medical education, please email

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