AMA CPT® Assistant - 2017 Issue 1 (January)

Learn More about MACRA and Medicare's New Quality Payment Program (January 2017)

January 2017 page 5 Learn More about MACRA and Medicare's New Quality Payment Program Under the Quality Payment Program (QPP) created by the Medicare Access and CHIP [Children's Health Insurance Program] Reauthorization Act (MACRA), there are two pathways offered to physicians for Medicare payment: A modified fee-for-service system known as the merit-based incentive payment system (MIPS), which is based on traditional Medicare Alternative payment models (APMs) Available Online Resources Physicians can choose the pathway that suits their practices best. Visit the American Medical Association's (AMA's) "Understanding Medicare payment reform" Web page to access a wide variety of helpful resources...

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