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The MACRA Maze

As you may have heard, the permanent doc fix is here, MACRA (Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act). 

The new legislation emphasizes quality by replacing a quilt work of existing programs. It also adds an additional category, Clinical Practice Improvement Activities, and places all programs under one Quality Payment Program (QPP) umbrella.

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MACRA MIPS Quality...Are You Prepared

Under Medicare, the CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) is wrapping 4 quality programs under one umbrella. Of the two paths under MACRA, MIPS (Merit Based Incentive Payment) and APM (Alternate Payment Model), we’ll concentrate on MIPS – which at least initially, most eligible clinician will be subject to.

Wondering if you are even subject to the new Medicare Quality Payment Program? 

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How MACRA Could Affect Your Revenue Cycle

As you may have heard, the permanent doc fix is here, in the form of MACRA - Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act. 

The new legislation, among other actions, accentuates quality by:

  • replacing a quilt work of existing programs,
  • adding one additional category, Clinical Practice Improvement Activities (CPIA),
  • and placing all programs under one Quality Payment Program umbrella.
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