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Top 8 things doctors need to know about 2018 MACRA proposed rule
Top 8 things doctors need to know about 2018 MACRA proposed ruleThe Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its proposed rule for year two of the Quality Payment Program portion of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), affecting who’s eligible and how quality scores are calculated.
Two strategies to help consumers lower drug costsHealthPartners aims to improve price information for consumers. Here’s how.
DIR Fees: What NCPA Wants from Part DIn a letter to the CMS, DIR fees take precedence
4 factors that affect your Medicare bond costHere are the top 4 ways in which you can influence your bond costs.
MACRA plays blame game when patients don't adhereHow MACRA punishes physicians when patients don’t adhere
Three top criticisms against CMS’ overall hospital star ratingsStakeholders say CMS’ hospital overall star ratings are biased and can unfairly damage the reputations of good hospitals.
5 Ways to Improve Medicare Part DNCPA’s recommendations for improving the “increasingly complicated Part D marketplace.”
How MIPS affects ODs’ Medicare paymentsOptometrists who see Medicare patients are being graded on their performances, and this grade will affect their 2019 Medicare payments.
Can virtual groups help independent practices?Viewed as a small-practice savior for data reporting, CMS has yet to reveal how they can assist with quality metrics
Here's why physicians need to stay the course with MACRAStaying the course is the best option