MIPS Preparedness for Small Medical Practices
By Jeff G Lawson Thu. Jun 15, 2017
Practices with 15 or fewer clinicians and practices in rural and health professional shortage areas are a crucial part of the healthcare system. The Quality Payment Program provides options designed to make it easier for you to report on your performance and qualify for incentives. Physicians in small practices who report their performance can do just as well

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  • Practices with 15 or fewer clinicians and practices in rural and health professional shortage areas are a crucial part of the healthcare system. The Quality Payment Program provides options designed to make it easier for you to report on your performance and qualify for incentives. Physicians in small practices who report their performance can do just as well as mid-sized or larger practices. CMS expects the number and percentage   Read more..
    Posted on 15 Jun, 2017
    MIPS Preparedness for Small Medical Practices
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