alternative payment models

Nine things healthcare executives should know about MACRAAlthough CMS released the final rule for MACRA in October, there is still quite a bit of confusion.
MACRA changes physician reimbursement modelThe new “MACRA” system, underway as of January 2017, massively changes the way physicians are paid under Medicare and will impact pediatricians indirectly but substantially, say experts.
Top 5 of 2016: Practice managementIn 2016, Dermatology Times provided several articles offering guidance on the business side of dermatology. Spanning such topics as using social media effectively, to designing the ideal office space and whether or not a cash-based model is right for you, these were the top five practice management articles of 2016.
Beyond ACOs Alternative payment models of the futureWhy today’s models will always be interim ones—and how the consumerization of healthcare will drive change.
CMS grants docs reprieve from MACRA implementationHere’s how you can take advantage of this breathing room.
CMS divulges CPC+ regions: What you need to knowDoctors in these states are now eligible for CPC+. Experts share how to prepare.
Alternative Payment Model could be saving grace for quality improvement
Alternative Payment Model could be saving grace for quality improvementAn APM can potentially serve as an opportunity for a practice or organization to generate new ways to improve their patient’s care while simultaneously developing a means to promote financial viability in the new ‘value driven’ system.
Eleven ways MACRA will impact your businessWhat impact will MACRA have on your organization? We asked experts to tell us.
MACRA final rule could hit healthcare industry hardMACRA, which will further the shift to value-based reimbursement, has industry insiders grappling with the complexities, particularly those related to reporting guidelines for providers.
Pharmacists critical to success in 5 value-based modelsAt AMCP 2016, presenters identified five types of alternative payment models, and shared why pharmacists play a key role.