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MACRA Update

MACRA Update from HealthcareDIVE– CMS proposal exempts another 134K from MACRA HealthcareDIVE gave a good quick update on the CMS proposal as well as a closer look. Dive Brief: CMS on Tuesday released the anticipated proposed rule updating the Quality Payment Program — the program implementing MACRA — for 2018. The …

MACRA might feel unwieldy and difficult to manage, but there are some really good resources available for physicians – especially those in solo and small practice. Cheryl Bradley, Associate Director of CMA Center for Economic Services shared this tool from the CMS Quality Payment Program website – Check To See If You’re Included …
Impact of MACRA on Group Practice

Health Data Management takes a look at the Impact of  MACRA on Group Practice- “Now that the final Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) rule is out, how do you feel about your MACRA preparations? Advisory Board recently surveyed members of its Medical Group Strategy Council to gauge their concern …
Monday Rx - 5 Dec

Closing out 2016… As we close out 2016, the next few weeks will be pivotal for LACMA on several fronts: First, we have to combat the busy holiday season with no shortage of celebrations while we continue to evolve and grow the organization. Second, while it is a season of …

A LETTER TO MY FRIENDS IN PRIVATE PRACTICE A physician chooses the manner in which he or she wishes to practice for one of myriad reasons. I see one’s choice of practice setting as falling somewhere along a continuum, with the extremes ranging from missionary medicine (done for love of …