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The Alabama Office of Primary Care and Rural Health and the Alabama Rural Health Association, in cooperation with The Compliance Team, is pleased to offer a webinar on emergency preparedness. CMS requires a formal plan to be implemented by November 15, 2017.

Free Technical Assistance to Transition to CMS’ Quality Payment Program (QPP)

The Alabama Quality Assurance Foundation (AQAF) in Birmingham has been contracted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to help Alabama clinicians transition to the QPP. The goal is to help clinicians achieve a positive or neutral Medicare Part B Fee Schedule payment adjustment and avoid a negative payment adjustment. AQAF’s assistance is FREE, and may be obtained by emailing, or calling toll-free 1-844-205-5540, Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT.

For more information about QPP and to check your eligibility, visit


Page last updated: September 20, 2017