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The central theme of the MACRA Final Rule is its softening of key parameters in an effort to allay provider concerns, rally participation, and avoid adverse consequences out of the gate. The complexity and Icarian vision of MACRA abides, but CMS is all but ushering docs in with their bare hands.
October 17, 2016
The mother ship has landed. On Wednesday, April 27, CMS released the highly-anticipated proposed rule that would establish key parameters for the new Quality Payment Program. This post briefly outlines the key elements of the proposed rule.
April 29, 2016
Since roughly the year 2000, consensus has grown that no gains can be made in tackling our health care system's problems without changing the drivers of physician behavior. Quality measurement, financial incentives, and competition are three of the avenues MACRA employs to incentivize physicians.
April 26, 2016