MACRA Tidbit for the Week: ACG Member Checklist: What are the steps I need to take?

As discussed in previous tidbits, ACG members must meet certain criteria before being eligible for the “QPP.” Your first step: Check eligibility First you need to find out whether you must participate in the QPP.  Visit the Medicare Quality ...

CMS Announces New Medicare Episode Payment Bundle- Here’s what you need to know

Whitfield L. Knapple, MD, FACGChair, Legislative and Public Policy Council This week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a new voluntary episode payment model, the “Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced” ...