May 13, 2016

ACR Issues Analysis of Proposed MACRA MIPS Rule

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule on April 27 to establish many of the provisions of Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). This including the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and incentives for provider participation in specified Alternative Payment Models (APMs). The proposal is now subject to a 60-day comment period ending on June 27. After reviewing the 1,000 page proposed rule, the ACR has provided the following radiology-focused summary of the proposed rule.

Click here to read the summary.

Click here to read MACRA/MIPS Acronym List.