Advanced APMs developed by physicians for use in the QPP look to coordinate care and ease barriers to services for patients.
Andrew Slavitt was honored for changing how CMS goes about its business, reaching out to physicians and other stakeholders.
The Quality Payment Program allows physicians to not only participate in alternative payment models, but to engage in their development.
Legislation on physician-led team-based care and reversing the nation’s opioid epidemic and Medicaid are among the top issues faced at the state level this year.
Health care reform, the new Medicare payment system and regulatory relief are among the areas physicians should watch closely this year.