NW Network Council Call Recordings

A recording of the January 9, 2017 Network Council Call has been placed on the Northwest Renal Network website, along with a pdf of the slides from the webinar.  The call described the current Network contract structure and obligations, with emphasis on this year’s Quality Improvement Activities and CROWNWeb requirements and protocols.  Find the recording at https://healthinsight.adobeconnect.com/p6sn4hjkmow/?proto=true and the slides at https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/nwrn.org/files/qia/2017/2017NW16NetworkCouncilPresentationFinal.pdf .

12/8-12 CW Down

The CROWNWeb maintenance and unavailability that was scheduled for December 8-11, 2016 has now been extended to span December 8-12, 2016.  In addition to CROWNWeb, the unavailable systems will include EQRS, QIP, REMIS, NwHIN, QARM, the QualityNet Secure Portal, Measures Engine, and Data Exchange.  Down time will run from 6pm PST on December 8 until 9pm PST on December 12.  

For additional information or assistance, please contact the QualityNet Help Desk at qnetsupport-esrd@hcqis.org or (866) 288-8912 Monday through Friday 5am-5pm PST. 

8/31 New Pain Deadline

CMS has announced that the deadline for submission of Pain Assessment data has also been extended, until August 31, 2016 at 11:59pm ET, to allow for the transition to EIDM/QARM.  All CROWNWeb and QIP users should now have an EIDM account; for details on EIDM/QARM see http://mycrownweb.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/EIDM_QARM_Registration_Process_Final.pdf .