MIPPA

AcronymDefinition
MIPPAMedicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008
MIPPAMichigan Promotional Products Association
MIPPAMichigan Independent Power Producers Association (est. 1997; Lansing, MI)
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MIPPA also delayed the competition for Round 2 from 2009 to 2011 and authorized national mail-order competitions after 2010.
When the MIPPA was enacted into law, it provided that CRT devices would be excluded from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMMS) Competitive Bidding Program.
Only physicians were eligible despite MIPPA's inclusion of APRNs, one year earlier.
Second, the 9.9 g/dL concentration, a result that would Fail the MIPPA lower range has a measurement error distrbution, 9.9 g/dL [+ or -] .1, which would only exceed the -3 SD limit u1 the distributed allowable error limit probability space.
In 2008 Congress passed the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA).
The company's e-prescribing solution, Rcopia, continues to see strong demand, which is largely driven by the Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA) requirements, according to Deemer.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) are starting the second phase of a program mandated under the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA) to increase e-prescribing.
Section 132 of the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA) authorizes CMS to apply this payment adjustment whether or not the eligible professional is planning to participate in the eRx Incentive Program.
Now the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA) is causing carriers to rush toward the exits.
As a result, the Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA 2008) canceled the contract awards and directed the Secretary to address these concerns.
The Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA) directed the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to enter into a 4-year contract with an entity to perform five duties related to health care quality measurement and authorized $40 million from the Medicare Trust Funds for the contract.
Section 153(c) of MIPPA specifically requires that CMS incorporate measures based on hemodialysis adequacy and anemia management into the QIP.