The main goal of the final rule of the Quality Payment Program (QPP) is to reduce administrative burden for physicians during their transition to value-based care.  The new changes should help slow down the pace of the program implementation for clinicians as well as improve their chances of successfully earning federal incentives.  CMS is also launching new incentives for MIPS which include “Patients Over Paperwork” and “Meaningful Measures” and these should come into effect in the new year. Patients Over Paperwork is a collaborative process designed to evaluate and streamline regulations and is intended to allow physicians to spend more time interacting with their patients.  This is just one of the many incentives being offered by CMS to improve your scores.

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Healthcentric Advisors
As the New England Quality Payment Program Support Center, Healthcentric Advisors assists New England-based physician and other eligible clinical practices to prepare for and participate in the new Quality Payment Program (QPP), established by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA).