Keyword: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA)
CMS has issued a new report that offers a look at how physicians fared in the first year of its Quality Payment Program.
Medicare reimbursement isn’t cutting it for many physician practices, with a shortfall expected by 67%.
Physicians and physician groups that hope to get approval for new physician-focused payment models will want to keep some new guidance in mind.
Doctors may have heard a lot about MACRA, but not so much about new patient relationship categories and codes.
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.