Meeting CMS Guidelines: New Reporting System for the Quality Payment Program

Posted by The CareSync Team

Jan 5, 2018 4:47:54 PM

A new reporting system for the Quality Payment Program (QPP) is designed to make it easier for eligible clinicians to report MACRA data and ensure they are meeting CMS guidelines. Learn more about the new system and what it means for reporting 2017 data below.

Read More

Topics: chronic care management (CCM), care coordination, physicians & providers, MACRA, Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), Quality Payment Program (QPP), value-based care

2018 PFS Final Rule: RHC and FQHC Care Coordination

Posted by Chantelle Marcelle

Nov 21, 2017 11:46:37 AM

RHC and FQHC care coordination services and payment are receiving more robust support from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services following the release of the 2018 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule.

Read More

Topics: chronic care management (CCM), care coordination, physicians & providers, MACRA, physician fee schedule (PFS), Quality Payment Program (QPP), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), value-based care, Rural Health Clinics (RHCs), FQHCs

Using Medicare Telehealth Services for Chronic Care Management

Posted by The CareSync Team

Nov 13, 2017 7:00:00 AM

The release of the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule 2018 indicates future potential for using Medicare telehealth services for Chronic Care Management and outreach to patients in hard-to-reach, rural areas by FQHCs and RHCs.

Read More

Topics: chronic care management (CCM), care coordination, physicians & providers, MACRA, physician fee schedule (PFS), Quality Payment Program (QPP), Digital Health, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), value-based care

2018 Medicare PFS Final Rule Recognizes Benefits of Telehealth

Posted by The CareSync Team

Nov 9, 2017 8:00:00 AM

The CY 2018 Quality Payment Program and Physician Fee Schedule sees the expansion of reimbursements for telehealth services. The move marks new recognition for the benefits of telehealth services, particularly in serving hard-to-reach, rural communities.

Read More

Topics: chronic care management (CCM), care coordination, physicians & providers, MACRA, physician fee schedule (PFS), Quality Payment Program (QPP), Digital Health, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), value-based care

CMS News: MACRA Final Rule 2018 for Quality Payment Program

Posted by The CareSync Team

Nov 7, 2017 9:24:09 AM

CMS continues to support value-based care with several Quality Payment Program (QPP) updates through the MACRA Final Rule 2018. Here are 5 important highlights from the announcement.

Read More

Topics: chronic care management (CCM), care coordination, physicians & providers, MACRA, Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), Quality Payment Program (QPP), value-based care

MIPS Participation Status Letters Being Sent by CMS

Posted by The CareSync Team

Apr 26, 2017 8:04:56 AM

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is reviewing claims and letting practices know which clinicians need to take part in MIPS, the Merit-based Incentive Payment System. MIPS is one of two possible tracks for participating in the new Quality Payment Program (QPP). Sometime between now through May, practices will get a letter from the Medicare Administrative Contractor that processes Medicare Part B claims. This letter will tell the participation status of each MIPS clinician associated with the Taxpayer Identification Number or TIN in a practice.

Read More

Topics: chronic care management (CCM), care coordination, MACRA, Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), CareSync, Quality Payment Program (QPP), Advanced Alternative Payment Models (APMs)

MACRA Final Rule: What You Need to Know

Posted by Travis Bond

Nov 4, 2016 4:43:45 PM

With the final rule out, we highlight the major changes that impact you, share early insight into the differences between the proposed and final rule, and identify ways you can successfully move forward with MACRA.

Read More

Topics: chronic care management (CCM), Medicare, mHealth, care coordination, reimbursements, physicians & providers, MACRA, Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), physician fee schedule (PFS), CareSync, Quality Payment Program (QPP), Advanced Alternative Payment Models (APMs)

Join Our Communities!

Download the White Paper

Subscribe by Email

Most Popular Posts