MACRA Webinars

AMA is hosting educational webinars on MACRA November 21 and December 6. ...Continue

Three steps to get ready for MACRA


Recorded webinar: Surviving Value-Based Payment Reform

If you were not able to attend the Preparing for MACRA-MIPS webinar, we invite you to watch the recorded webinar online and learn more about the Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative. ...Continue

Three steps to get ready for MACRA


Webinar: Be Prepared for MACRA-MIPS

MSMA is sponsoring a webinar for our members to learn more about the CMS-funded education & resources available through the NRACC Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPI). ...Continue


CMS Finalizes Historic Medicare Reform Law

October 14, 2016: CMS Released the final rule with comment period to implement MACRA’s Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Advanced Alternative Payment Models (Advanced APMs). ...Continue

2017 Payment Penalties: File for an Informal Data Review by November 30

Last month, CMS announced that physicians can consult to determine whether they will be subject to 2017 payment penalties that stem from policies in effect prior to the enactment of MACRA. Practices that have concerns about the findings in their repo ...Continue

New model makes patient care more than face-to-face visits

AMA WIRE: Two things that physicians want for their patients are more stability and fewer visits to the emergency department. But often the services that are needed to do so are unbillable, and the resources are hard to find otherwise. A new care mod ...Continue

MACRA doesn’t spell end of independent medical practices

Medical Economics: While the Medicare payment reform law Congress passed last year poses numerous challenges for independent medical practices, it will not doom them. In fact, practices that understand how they will be evaluated under the law may be ...Continue

Three steps to get ready for MACRA