Training & Resources for Critical Access Hospitals

Critical access hospitals receive their PEPPER via QualityNet Portal at

View information on how to download your PEPPER via QualityNet Portal.

To download or save to your computer any of the files on this page, right click on the file name (link) and select "Save Target As...". To receive updates on training and other resources, please join our email list.

Current PEPPER User's Guide:


  • View a list of the 12 MAC jurisdictions and the number of providers in each jurisdiction in total and by state for PEPPER Q4FY16 (XLS, updated 4/3/2017).


PEPPER Update, March 2016:

PEPPER Training, March 2015:

Demonstration PEPPER:

  • Demonstration PEPPER version Q4FY16 (XLS, updated 3/24/2017)

Other Resources:


When: Thursday, May 11, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. CDT
What: A WebEx presented by Kimberly Hrehor with TMF Health Quality Institute
Topic: An update on what is new in the Q4FY16 PEPPER for Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs). We will also review the impact of the transition to ICD-10-CM on the target area statistics.
Registration is not required.


Event number: 928 775 014
Event password: schoolbus

This program is being brought to you at no charge.

Handout: Will be posted here by May 10, 2017. It will also be available via WebEx upon joining the session.

Please join the event 15 minutes before the start time in order to ensure you are able to participate. Individuals are encouraged to listen to the audio portion of the webinar through the on-line broadcast platform using their computer speakers. However, we recognize that some individuals may prefer to listen to the session via telephone. To connect via telephone, please dial 1-415-655-0003 (toll); the access code is 928 775 014. The cost of this connection will be your responsibility. This number will be active 10 minutes prior to the start of the session. The session will be recorded. The recording will be posted here by May 25, 2017.