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 & Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS is incorporating feedback from stakeholders on the proposed rules, for […]

Practice Transformation Networks – Moving MACRA forward.

Regional Insights: Lisa Letourneau Lisa Letourneau (MD, MPH) is the Executive Director for Maine Quality Counts, a Regional Health Improvement Collaborative (RHIC). Lisa also leads the Northern New England Practice Transformation Network, supporting more than 1,100 clinicians in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont in their practice transformation efforts. The role of the Northern New England […]

Ready or not.

We’ve all seen it coming. Since the 114th Congress mustered a rare showing of bipartisanship to make the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) law – value-based payment has moved from theory to inevitability. And on April 29, 2016, CMS released 962 pages of rules that, after a two-month comment period and […]