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With end of ‘doc fix’, effort to craft a new payment system underway

Thursday, February 11, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Chet Seward
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The SGR fix brought relief for ophthalmologists from what had become an annual ritual of threatened Medicare payment cuts and subsequent near misses. That relief also ushered in a new era of alternate payment models for which eyeMDs should immediately start preparing. Check out recent story forecasting the changes ahead along with a timeline from the Centers from Medicare and Medicaid Services that details the incentives and penalties that lie ahead. For more information please visit the MACRA information page or check out what these alternate payment models mean for you here.