MACRA


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MACRAMedicare Access and CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program) Reauthorization Act of 2015
MACRAMid-America Collegiate Rowing Association
MACRAMid-Atlantic College Reading Association (Towson, MD)
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Signed into law on April 16, 2015 MACRA prohibits the sale of Medigap policies that cover Part B deductibles to "newly eligible" Medicare beneficiaries.
MACRA replaced the SGR formula with a new structure intended to reward physicians who enter into "advanced alternative payment mechanisms"--accountable care organizations, bundled payment arrangements, and other payment methods intended to promote more efficient use of services.
MACRA also established statutory payment update rates, created an incentive for advanced alternative payment model (A-APM) participation, and created MIPS.
He adds that the granularity that resides inside of MACRA "far surpasses the ability of CMS to just take MedPAC's recommendations and run with them.
MACRA provides another payment model for which there are stringent metrics in addition to MIPS measures.
Already, virtually everyone at all associated with medical care is subject to MACRA, including audi-down, ologists, dieticians, and speech pathologists to nurse practitioners, physicians assistants, nurse midwives, clinical nurse specialists, psychologists, and so on.
MUCH HAS BEEN WRITTEN over the past year about the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), and its primary vehicle, the Merit-Based Incentive System (MIPS); but many small practices seem reluctant to take it seriously, despite the fact that it puts yet another significant percentage of our Medicare reimbursements at risk.
Utah, US-based healthcare software company SilverVue has acquired California, US-based healthcare technology platform Ergo Sum Health to boost value-based care and MACRA compliance through SilverVue's Check solution, the company said.
23 August 2017 - Utah, US-based healthcare software company SilverVue has acquired California, US-based healthcare technology platform Ergo Sum Health to boost value-based care and MACRA compliance through SilverVue's Check solution, the company said.
In October of 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) released the final Medicare Quality Payment Program (QPP) rule, which is a part of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA).
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