Medicare Rules: What You Need to Know About the Value-Based Modifier

by  Christine Woolstenhulme, QCC, QMCS, CPC, CMRS
July 20th, 2015

The Affordable Care Act requires CMS to begin applying a new modifier known as the "value-based modifier" in 2015, part of its ongoing effort to move away from fee-for-service towards pay-for-performance.

For 2015, the modifier will only apply to physicians who are in a group of 100 or more participating providers, but this program will ramp up quickly over the next few years, so it's important you understand how it will affect you.

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Medicare Rules: What You Need to Know About the Value-Based Modifier. (2015, July 20). Find-A-Code Articles. Retrieved from https://www.findacode.com/articles/medicare-rules-what-you-need-to-know-about-the-value-based-modifier-26597.html

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