Stakeholders mixed on MACRA, ONC direct review rules

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Photo credit: Getty/merznatalia Healthcare stakeholders have registered mixed reactions to both the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ final rule laying out the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT’s final rule on direct review of certified health technology, published Oct. MACRA feedback For the former, the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives Vice President for Federal Affairs Mari Savickis lauded CMS for giving doctors the option of a 90-day reporting period for adopting health IT. “Although CMS eased the policy defining the Advanced APM to allow additional programs to qualify and has signaled it will increase the number of available models, the nominal risk standard remains way too high,” Blair Childs, a Premier senior vice president, said in a statement.

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