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February 24, 2017

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Spotlight: New Pneumococcal Vaccination Guidance Give Facilities a QI Booster

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April 14, 2017

A new Quality Payment Program (QPP) in 2017: Pick Your Pace Web-Based Training course is available through the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Learning Management System. Learn:

  • If your medical practice needs to participate
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April 14, 2017

“It Always Seems Too Early, until It’s Too Late." National Healthcare Decisions Day raises awareness about the importance of Advance Care Planning (ACP). Did you know that ACP services can be billed to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule?

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April 14, 2017

The passage of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) created new ways for Medicare to pay physicians for the care they provide and created the Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC). The PTAC makes comments and recommendations to the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services...

April 7, 2017

In preparation for the 2018 Medicare Shared Savings Program application cycle, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) posted a Notice of Intent to Apply (NOIA) Guidance Document with...