Keyword: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA)
Some 93% of the doctors and clinicians who participated in MIPS received a positive—albeit modest—payment adjustment for 2017.
Doctors spoke, and CMS listened—delaying any changes to codes for Medicare patient visits until 2021.
America’s Physician Groups has launched a new task force to help develop future advanced APMs.
New payment models can drive tech innovation, experts say—that is, if developers can access the data they need to make new tools useful.
Nearly 1,300 providers have signed up to participate in the first wave of CMS’ new voluntary bundled payment program, the agency said.
There’s a big problem with advanced alternative payment models (APMs). There aren’t enough of them.
An MGMA survey revealed the top regulatory issues that medical groups say are most burdensome.
For all the work involved, the highest-scoring physicians ended up with a 2.02% payment adjustment, leaving them disheartened with the MIPS program.
CMS has discovered it made mistakes calculating payments to some physicians in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System and has made corrections.
The comment period on the 1,473-page proposed 2019 Medicare physician fee schedule ends Monday, Sept. 10.