News and Updates
CY 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program Proposed Rule Webinar
AAMC and Vizient team members hosted a web conference to help clinical practice organizations get a deeper understanding of the CY 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) proposed rule. Major points of interest included its potential impact on physician payment and practice operations.
Topics ranged from blended E&M payment rates and documentation requirements to new codes for interprofessional consults and virtual visits.
Catch up on what you missed with the recording and PDF version of the presentation:
Quality Payment Program (MACRA): Overview of the Final Rule
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently issued a final rule that makes changes to the second year (2018) of the Quality Payment Program (QPP). This was required by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA).
AAMC and Vizient (CPSC) hosted a web conference to provide detailed information about changes to the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Advanced Alternative Payment Models under the Quality Payment Program.
Learn how these changes affect clinical and academic medical centers like yours: