An easy guide to MACRA’s reporting options November 04, 2016 Infographic showing everything doctors need to know about MACRA's reporting options. Congress continues down the yellow brick fantasy road with MACRA October 29, 2016 By Ken Fisher MD While Medicare and Medicaid are bankrupting federal and state governments because of deep structural flaws, our Congress refuses to address these flaws and to learn from its past mistakes. MACRA won’t kill private practice says CMS’ Slavitt October 27, 2016 By Keith L. Martin New Medicare reimbursement rules will focus on uniqueness of independent practices vs. single them out, says administrator. GOP Doctors Caucus: We’ll fix MACRA if CMS won’t October 27, 2016 By Joseph Burns As they analyze the 2,398-page final rule revamping Medicare reimbursement, Republican physician lawmakers say they will, if needed, intervene to improve the regulations for the nation’s physicians. Top risks for doctors under MACRA The risk for physicians is real, but solutions do exist. Will your system be ready for EHRs and Medicare reform? October 25, 2016 By Ken Terry Federal reimbursement changes are coming, so physicians need to ensure that data collection tools are up to the task. Is MACRA legal? MACRA, with all of its distractions and fool’s errands, not only interferes with the way we practice, but threatens our compensation if we don’t get with the program. 6 things doctors need to know about MACRA final rule October 14, 2016 By Todd Shryock The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its final rule for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) October 14. Here’s what physicians need to know. Small practices get relief in final MACRA rule October 14, 2016 By Jeff Bendix Fewer doctors will need to report quality data to the government next year, and the requirements for those who do report will be more flexible under the final version of the rule implementing Medicare payment reform. An open letter to the next president October 10, 2016 By Keith L. Martin While the closest we got to healthcare during the campaign was the fate of the Affordable Care Act—and perhaps your own personal health—physicians (nearly one million strong at last count) are facing a number of serious issues as you prepare to take the oath and move into the White House.