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HHS finalizes streamlined Medicare payment system that rewards clinicians for quality patient care

Source: HHS.gov, http://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2016/10/14/hhs-finalizes-streamlined-medicare-payment-system-rewards-clinicians-quality-patient-care.html MACRA rule will accelerate health care system’s shift toward value Today, the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) finalized a landmark new payment system for Medicare clinicians that will continue the Administration’s progress in reforming how the health…

Three Key Things You Should Know About MACRA

By Elizabeth Mitchell, President and CEO, NRHI and Emily Dietsch, Senior Coordinator, Collaborative Learning Programs, NRHI The final rules governing the implementation of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) will be released shortly by the Centers for Medicare…

CMS will give providers flexibility on MACRA requirements

Source: http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20160908/NEWS/160909900 By Virgil Dickson  | September 8, 2016 (Story updated at 5:11 p.m. ET) The CMS on Thursday announced it will allow providers to choose the level and pace at which they comply with the new payment reform model aimed…

NRHI Holds National Physician Leadership Seminar

Palo Alto, CA – On August 4-5, the Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement (NRHI) brought together physician leaders, healthcare measurement experts and national experts from across the country to look at comparative health care cost reports and analyze their usefulness…