|Policy Update - 9.21.16|
This recent post on The CMS Blog discusses options for participation in the first reporting period for the Quality Payment Program under MACRA. According to CMS, “Choosing one of these options would ensure you do not receive a negative payment adjustment in 2019.” These options and other important details will be fully described in the final rule, to be published before November 1. But for a preview on CMS’ guidance, check out the blog post. Note that the first program period begins January 1, 207.