The times are changing – not only in how care is delivered but, equally as important, in the ways hospitals, doctors and healthcare workers will be paid.
“The regulatory landscape is getting tougher,” said Caleb Anderson, who heads up the ambulatory reimbursement business for Cerner. The market for revenue cycle management is poised to grow big time – and practices and technologies are bound to change as well. “I don’t see it slowing down by any means between now and 2019.”
That’s because in 2019 the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act will create a fundamental shift in physician reimbursement. And MACRA is poised to arrive against the backdrop of health systems getting larger via consolidation, acquiring physician practices and other partnerships.Read More On www.healthcareitnews.com
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