Category: MACRA

What is MIPS?

The Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is the highly anticipated replacement for the flawed Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) program. Slated to begin in 2019, the new payment system will negatively and positively adjust individual payments based on provider performance and ultimately demand the highest quality of patient care from healthcare

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What is MACRA?

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) was signed into law on April 16, 2015. It was designed to incorporate the approximately 20 “doc fixes” to the 1997 Balanced Budget Act’s flawed Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) payment system. Repealing the SGR provision Most notably, MACRA repealed the

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MACRA: Meaningful Use, PQRS and what lies ahead for reimbursements

The complicated nature of MACRA’s rollout may have left some healthcare providers behind, but significant changes are on the horizon, so it’s important to stay up-to-date on the changes. The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, better known as MACRA, affects all practices — big and small — and the

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