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PPRNet - Primary (Care) Practices Research Network


22nd Annual PPRNet Meeting

August 24-27, 2017

Sterling Hall at Hyatt Place

Charleston, SC | Historic District


Translating PPRNet Quality Innovations into Practice – Solutions for the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Beyond


        Meeting Goals:

  • Provide attendees with lessons and tools from 22 years of PPRNet quality improvement research that will prepare them for participation in the Quality Payment Program’s Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) or Advanced Payment Models (APM) and other value-based payment programs

  • Share best practices in improving quality and practice quality of life through team care, enhanced use of health information technology and patient engagement 


  • Primary care physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, clinical and administrative staff looking for evidence-based quality improvement and value-based payment solutions and opportunities to network with peers from practices across the country

Who Are We?

  • PPRNet is a national practice-based research and learning organization designed to improve quality in its member practices. We aim to revitalize primary care practice teams while conducting innovative quality improvement and patient safety research.

What We Are Not...

A training conference

A sales meeting


Preliminary Agenda





Register for PPRNet's 22nd Annual Meeting NOW!

                          Clinicians and Vendors:                                 

                    BEFORE June 1- $400           AFTER June 1- $500                     

Clinical Staff and Other Attendees:         

BEFORE June 1- $300           AFTER June 1- $400


Explore the historic district of Charleston, SC while networking with other primary care providers and staff to improve health care in your practice


Reserve your Hotel Room ASAP

Come stay in the heart of Downtown Charleston at the brand new Hyatt Place where there are endless attractions and restaurants within walking distance


Charleston Networking Activities*

PPRNet has decided to provide time during the 22nd Annual Meeting for attendees to explore Charleston while networking with other providers. Following these optional morning activities, there will be a BBQ gathering to conclude the weekend.

When:  Sunday, August 27th, 2017

Where: There is the option of Golfing at Stono Ferry, Brunch on the Beach (Lost Dog Café), Magnolia Plantation Tour, or a tour of Fort Moultrie.

  • Cost Information
    • Golf -The Links at Stono Ferry($79/round)
    • Magnolia Plantation Tour ($15/ admission)

Admission includes historic gardens, petting zoo, conservatory, orientation theater, peacock café’, old African American cabin, and gift shop.

  • Tour of Fort Sumter ($21)

Experience a 30-minute cruise ride to historic Fort Sumter where you’ll learn about events which led to the American Civil War.


Refer here for more information regarding planned activities.

*activity costs not included in meeting registration fees

 Please click here to RSVP for the activity and/or BBQ you will be participating in, and you will be contacted about details closer to the date!










Past PPRNet Annual Meetings: (agendas and presentations)

2016 Annual Meeting:

Meeting agenda and presentations



2015 Annual Meeting:

Meeting agenda and presentations

2014 Annual Meeting: 

Meeting agenda and presentations


"Listening to the challenges of others, their determination to provide good care no matter the area of the country, or the new regulation has inspired me once again."


2013 Annual Meeting:

Meeting agenda and presentations

Best Practice Awards photos

High Performance Awards photos

Special Recognition Awards photos

"...sharing of information, ideas, research, and results. Inspiration to provide the best quality health care and learning to do so efficiently."

2012 Annual Meeting:

Meeting agenda


"Connection with similar practices that have a shared goal of improving quality care.
"Realization of the power of PPRNet."




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