This course is designed to create awareness of the rules and implementation timeline in order that action may be taken to protect your Medicare reimbursement.
The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) is a bipartisan legislation signed into law on April 16, 2015.
- Repeals the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) Formula
- Changes the way that Medicare rewards clinicians for value over volume
- Streamlines multiple quality programs under the new Merit Based Incentive Payments System (MIPS)
- Provides bonus payments for participation in eligible alternative payment models (APMs)