CMS Will Begin Applying the Value Modifier in Calendar Year (CY) 2017 to All Physicians

by  Christine Woolstenhulme, QCC, QMCS, CPC, CMRS
November 21st, 2014

CMS will begin applying the Value Modifier in calendar year (CY) 2017 to all physicians; including those in groups with two or more eligible professionals (EPs), and to physicians who are solo practitioners. This policy completes the phase-in of the Value Modifier to all physicians and groups of physicians as required by the statute.

CMS estimates it will affect will affect approximately 900,000 physicians in CY 2017.

References:

CMS Will Begin Applying the Value Modifier in Calendar Year (CY) 2017 to All Physicians. (2014, November 21). Find-A-Code Articles. Retrieved from https://www.findacode.com/articles/cms-will-begin-applying-the-value-modifier-in-calendar-year-cy-2017-to-all-physicians-2390.html

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