A new voluntary bundled payment model has recently been released by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) called Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced (BPCI Advanced).  Eligible providers will be able to earn supplementary payment for an episode of a beneficiary’s care if their expenses are under a specific target that factors in …

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Successful participation in the Quality Payment Program (QPP) requires practices and providers to undergo practice transformation.  To go through this process, practices need to first identify their “needs based on their local environment, opportunities…[and] their organizational capacity to evolve.”  Practices will also need to identify their outliers and gaps when it comes to high-risk patient …

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In early January, CMS opened a brand new data submission system, available on their website as one platform.  In order to access this system, you must login using your Enterprise Identity Management (EIDM) credentials and then connect to your correct taxpayer identification number (TIN) associated with your national provider identifier.  CMS is encouraging providers to …

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CMS recently dropped a new system for eligible clinicians participating in the Quality Payment Program (QPP)  to submit 2017 performance data.  This new submission system allows clinicians to “log onto multiple sites to submit data and offers providers a one-stop submission portal.” The system is said to help clinicians meet their reporting requirements easily and …

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