Summary of Health IT Provisions in MACRA Proposed Rule

On April 27, 2016 CMS released the proposed rule entitled Medicare Program; Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Alternative Payment Model (APM) Incentive under the Physician Fee Schedule, and Criteria for Physician-Focused Payment Models. The proposed rule outlines CMS’ plan for implementing the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, which updated the Medicare physician payment system. Comments are due June 27, 2016. Health IT Now has prepared a summary of health IT related provisions, which you can see here.