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Medicare’s new plan for paying doctors: 10 key takeaways

Shared by Radhika Narayanan | 12 254 0 | about 1 year ago

CMS on Wednesday released its long-awaited proposed rule for new value-based payment programs under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA).

The law will fundamentally change how Medicare pays physicians and other clinicians who participate in the program. It will establish a two-track system for Medicare reimbursement: one, called MIPS, for providers who are reimbursed largely through fee-for-service, and an alternative payment model (APM) track for physicians who take on a significant portfolio of APMs.

The Advisory Board will have much more to say on the MACRA proposal (more on that below) as we digest the 962-page rule, but here are 10 early key takeaways.

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