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June 16, 2017

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has new resources to help you and your patients understand Chronic Care Management (CCM) services. Order these free materials from the CMS Product Ordering website:

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June 16, 2017

This week American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates (HoD) Society delegate Eric Tangalos, MD, CMD, and alternate delegate Rajeev Kumar, MD, CMD, presented three resolutions at the annual meeting of the AMA HoD. The HoD meeting, which brings together all major physician specialty societies and state societies, considered hundreds of...

Job Task Analyses Confirm Unique Knowledge, Skill Sets Needed by PA/LTC Physicians and Medical Directors Members of AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine, as well as other practitioners, were recently asked to participate in...
June 9, 2017

With Continuing Education Credit

A new Quality Payment Program Overview Web-Based Training course is available through the MLN LMS.

Learn about:

  • Origin and goals of the Quality Payment Program (QPP)
  • Four performance categories within the Merit-based Incentive Payment System
  • Three criteria to
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June 9, 2017

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued proposed revisions to arbitration agreement requirements for long-term care facilities. These proposed...