Apr 1st, 2013
By Penny Osmon Bahr, BA, CPC, CPC-I, CHC, PCS The 2013 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) final rule makes several changes to the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS). Providers who begin reporting now in accordance with these changes stand to gain incentive payments, while those who don’t will soon suffer economic consequences. Incentives: The Good, ...
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Jul 15th, 2011
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced on July 6 three new fact sheets for the 2011 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS): Physician Quality Reporting System: Satisfactorily Reporting 2011 Physician Quality Reporting System Measures – Claims and Registry Fact Sheet 2011 Physician Quality Reporting System Made Simple for Reporting the Preventive Care Measures Group ...