In CMS
Nov 14th, 2017
Together, low-volume eligible clinicians can earn positive Part B payment adjustments in 2020. 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. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized their policy for virtual groups in the 2018 Quality Payment Program ...
In CMS
Mar 23rd, 2017
The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) provides for voluntary virtual groups for assessment purposes in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). The concept was too complex for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to implement this first year of the new Quality Payment Program. CMS contends they will implement ...
In MACRA
Feb 24th, 2017
When the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed the Quality Payment Program, there was talk of virtual groups — individual clinicians and small group practices joined together to report on Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) requirements as a collective entity. This idea didn’t make it into the final rule last year, but CMS ...