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Don't be a QPP laggard

Posted By Chet Seward, Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A recent survey of practicing physicians regarding Medicare’s new Quality Payment Program (QPP) showed that “fewer than one in four physicians feel well prepared to meet its requirements in 2017.” That’s not a very rosy picture given the seismic changes that QPP will have on physician practices. 

While it is true that QPP represents the biggest change to Medicare physician payment in decades, there are things that you can and should be doing to succeed within the program. Most ophthalmologists will participate in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPs) and AAO has developed an incredible set of resources for your immediate use in EyeNet’s MIPS Manual 2017. Local Colorado resources and information updates, including QPP Fast Facts, can also be found at the Colorado Quality Payment Program Coalition. These changes are too big to dawdle over. Take advantage of these resources today.

Tags:  MACRA  QPP 

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