This submit is a part of the MACRA Monday collection of weblog posts the place we dive into the main points of the MACRA Quality Payment Program (QPP) and similar subjects.
I’m certain maximum common readers can inform that we’re beautiful wiped out and bored with MACRA, MIPS, and similar govt legislation. No doubt you’ll see us posting fewer MACRA Mondays going ahead, however we’ll nonetheless attempt to duvet main MACRA occasions as they happen. We simply gained’t be publishing MACRA Monday each Monday like we’ve been doing.
Jim Tate lately posted concerning the Real MIPS Timeline which integrated:
- Phase 1 – Denial
- Phase 2 – Shock/Anger
- Phase three – Acceptance
You must learn his complete writeup, however he’s proper. There’s a large number of denial that’s going to result in surprise and anger till the vast majority of healthcare must after all settle for that MIPS and MACA aren’t going any place.
Jim Tate additionally wrote some other vital piece associated with the MIPS consequences and Medicare Part B medication. You can learn the overall main points of the alternate, however for the ones too lazy to click on over, right here’s the abstract:
- Many organizations argued that Medicare Part B Drug Costs Shouldn’t be Included within the MIPS Penalties (I imply…fee changes)
- The MACRA Final rule nonetheless comprises Medicare Part B drug prices (for almost all of folks) within the MIPS repayment and eligibility calculations
If you’re a tradition with a prime quantity of phase B medication, you higher get started understanding your MIPS technique now! Otherwise, that fee adjustment goes to hit beautiful arduous.
Thanks Jim for the good insights into MACRA and MIPS. If you wish to have lend a hand with MIPS, make sure to take a look at Jim’s corporate MIPS Consulting.
MIPS Penalties Include Medicare Part B Drugs – MACRA Monday