Following a congressional briefing on Friday, December 1, Elizabeth Mitchell was quoted in Fierce Practice Management to discuss her views on value-based payments and moving MACRA forward. “…out-of-control healthcare costs leave no choice but to move to value-based payment,” said Mitchell. Read the full article.
“It’s not easy being a trailblazer. Ask the Lewis and Clark of Medicare’s new doctor payment system, Jeffrey Bailet and Elizabeth Mitchell, chairs of the Physician-Focused Payment Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC).” Read the full article.
Following the November 8 House Energy & Commerce Subcommittee hearing on MACRA and alternative payment models, Health Data Management published an article about the need for better access to shared data in order to have a successful transition to alternative payment models. Read the full article today.
After the November 8 hearing, the House Energy & Commerce Committee put out a press release about PTAC testifying on MACRA and alternative payment models. Read the release.
Following the November 8 House Energy & Commerce Committee hearing on MACRA and alternative payment models, Medpage Today published a summary article. Read about PTAC’s recommendations to further the important work being done under MACRA.
A recap of today’s House Energy & Commerce Committee hearing on MACRA and alternative payment models was published by FierceHealthcare. Doctor’s face barriers in moving to value-based care under MACRA, it reports. Read the full article for more information.