Unless they are otherwise exempt, physicians must participate in QPP to avoid receiving payment penalties.
Whether practicing solo or in a group, it’s an easy way for physicians to determine whether they must report data this year to avoid future pay cuts.
CMS pairs participation bonus with less risk to get more small practices into Medicare ACOs. May 31 is the deadline to give notice of intent to apply.
The final rule implementing MACRA contains a welcome but little-noticed provision that relieves physicians of EHR-reporting burdens.
Advanced APMs developed by physicians for use in the QPP look to coordinate care and ease barriers to services for patients.