MACRA: What healthcare leaders need to know

Check out our 5 must-read stories on the buzzword that's taking over the industry.

MACRA MACRA MACRA. You may have heard the puns but it turns out many physicians still haven't heard of the legislation that will affect an estimated 592,119 to 642,119 clinicians. Because 2017 performance data will be used to affect 2019 payments, providers need to understand the rule's implications as 2017 is on the doorstep.

With that in mind, Healthcare Dive has put together our top content on MACRA:

  1. Here are the MACRA final rule changes you need to know

    "We're looking to make a long-term program successful," acting CMS Administrator Andy Slavitt said. Read More >>

  2. Advanced APMs: What they are and why they matter

    Providers should look at both the downside risk potential and cost of implementing an Advanced APM. Read More >>

  3. Diving into the MIPS timeline, performance categories & scoring

    With MIPS replacing many reporting programs, here's what providers should look for to understand MACRA scoring. Read More >>

  4. MACRA, ONC oversight final rules hint at HHS' health IT master plan

    October was a health IT policy wonks Easter egg dreamscape come true. Read More >>

  5. CMS releases API tool to ease MACRA reporting

    The tool is the first in a series of efforts aimed at relieving the burden of participating in the Quality Payment Program. Read More >>

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