CMS Launches New Online MIPS Tool

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) wants to help healthcare providers to determine whether they must take part in the Merit-Based Incentive Payment Program – better known as MIPS. The new Medicare reimbursement program is central to the Quality Payment Program, which intends to shift reimbursement away from the volume of services provided […]

Long-awaited rule for Quality Payment Program unveiled

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently issued its long-awaited final rule on the Quality Payment Program (QPP) under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA). The new rule is designed to move the healthcare industry away from a volume-based system to value-based care models. (Read: see fewer patients, provide better quality […]