In MACRA
Nov 22nd, 2017
CMS resources can help eligible clinicians earn a positive payment adjustment in 2019. The initial performance year of the Quality Payment Program (QPP), and its two tracks – the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Advanced Alternate Payment Models (APMs), is quickly coming to an end, Dec. 31. Eligible clinicians who report a full year of 2017 ...
Virtual groups will allow more clinicians to participate in MIPS to earn incentive payments. Clinicians who were ineligible to participate in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) in 2017 will have a better chance of qualifying in 2018. Although the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has proposed to increase the low-volume threshold, they’ve also ...
Apr 4th, 2017
In an ongoing effort to strengthen the Medicare Advantage and the Prescription Drug Program by supporting flexibility, efficiency, and innovation, the Center Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released final updates to the Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug Program for 2018. The final policies are similar to the proposal released in February’s 2018 Advance Notice ...
Don’t get penalized! Prepare now to successfully report 2016 data. If your physician or group practice hasn’t selected a reporting method, quality measures, and the process by which it will document and report data for the 2016 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) program, time is of the essence. 2016 may be the last year of ...
Start now to ensure your business processes support MIPS and APM requirements. Under the direction of the Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is charged with implementing a Quality Payment Program that pays healthcare providers for the quality of their work, not the quantity. ...