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What does PQRI stand for?

PQRI stands for Physician Quality Reporting Initiative

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00 Paperback RC666 Developed by American Medical Association Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) experts and American College of Cardiology Foundation cardiovascular specialists, this resource on cardiology coding and reimbursement supplements CPT 2001 and contains an introduction to CPT; an overview of the heart, including basic and common cardiovascular conditions; official coding guidelines and explanations of revisions, with clinical examples and procedure descriptions for many codes; coding tips and payment policy alerts; and in the appendices, topics affecting reporting, including the use of the National Correct Coding Initiative, CPT Category II codes for the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative in the Medicare Program, and the transition from ICD9-CM to ICD-10-CM.
4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SuccessEHS, a nationally recognized, streamlined practice management and electronic health record (EHR / EMR) software vendor has achieved Qualified EHR Vendor status with CMS for the 2011 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS, formerly, the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative or PQRI) EHR Program.
Does your practice participate in a quality measure reporting program, such as the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative program, where practices can receive incentives for reporting quality data to Medicare?
The Physician Quality Reporting Initiative, established by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, entitles eligible providers to a single, consolidated incentive payment in 2008.
Quality reporting portal, which captures and automatically analyzes hospital patient and compliance data and generates regulatory reports that demonstrate meaningful use of health information technology and adherence with national quality measures, including the Surgical Care Improvement Process (SCIP), Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI) and Joint Commission requirements.