What You Need to Know About 2019 MIPS Quality Benchmarks

January 30th, 2019 By
Some said it wouldn’t happen, but here we are. We are officially into the third year of MIPS and CMS continues to drive towards the full implementation of the program Congress envisioned when they passed MACRA in 2015. There is a lot of talk, and rightfully so, about the Promoting...
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ABCs of the QPP: Start Strong in 2019 to Protect Your MIPS Scores

January 17th, 2019 By
MIPS is getting real in 2019. Maximum incentives are up 150%, while scores are predicted to slip anywhere from 12% - 16% because of changes to Promoting Interoperability, Quality and Cost. In this webinar, QPP experts from SA Ignite walk through what you should be thinking about and doing now to...
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Alternative Payment Models: Perspectives from a new RAND Corporation Report

January 16th, 2019 By
Stay on the path toward simplicity to get wide-spread participation in value-based payment models -- That is key advice revealed in this 28-minute podcast where Dr. Mark Friedberg, Senior Physician Policy Research, RAND Corporation discusses the effects of alternative payment models on physician...
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Protect MIPS Scores and Secure Maximum Financial Opportunity

February 21st, 2019 By
Every Medicare Part B service you perform from now on is impacted by MIPS. Yes, the MIPS scores you earned in 2017 are now impacting your payment adjustments for 2019 services – whether as a meager incentive or a penalty depending on how your clinicians performed in 2017. The stakes are higher...
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