APM

6 considerations before joining an APMChances are, many independent medical practices are participating in Medicare’s Quality Payment Program through the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) in 2017.
CMS grants docs reprieve from MACRA implementationHere’s how you can take advantage of this breathing room.
Medicare payment reform threatens independent practice
Medicare payment reform threatens independent practiceCritics of MACRA fear MIPS’s extensive reporting requirements, and physicians who choose the APM route may be signing the death warrant for their practices.
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.
4 crucial tips to consider when picking MIPS or APMIn the not-too-distant future, doctors will have to make an important decision each year—one that will affect their pay.