The AMA seeks greater flexibility from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to help make the agency's new pay models more attractive.
To meet the 2017 reporting deadline, physicians must report on at least one patient and one measure by Dec. 31 and submit to Medicare no later than Feb. 28 to avoid a payment penalty in 2019.
Physician advocacy regarding the time and administrative burden of the Quality Payment Program is having an impact.
Physicians called for simplicity, flexibility, stability in Medicare QPP and it appears CMS is listening. But it's not all thumbs up in the final rule.
A comprehensive new guide advises hospital-employed physicians on how to cope with Medicare’s new performance-based payment system.