The Road to MACRA: Preparing for the First Reporting Period
The Medicare Access and Chip Reauthorization Act (MACRA) was passed in a sweeping effort to move away from fee-for-service reimbursement to value-based reimbursement. January 1, 2017 marks the beginning of the initial reporting period! Payment adjustments begin in 2019.
This course will cover the different tracks, providers impacted and timeline. Most importantly, it will ready participants to take critical next steps to prepare for the first reporting period.
What Medicare is trying to achieve with MACRA
Which provider types will be impacted
Why calendar year 2017 is very important for future payments
The political climate and how the election outcome impacts MACRA
What can be done to take pro-active steps prior to the first reporting period
Physician practice leaders and practice administrators; physicians; physician assistants; clinical nurse specialists; nurse anesthetists; Rehab Directors; Revenue Cycle Directors; Healthcare CFOs; Finance Directors and Quality Improvement professionals.
Harriett A. Wall, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Compliance Officer