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MACRA

MACRA is one of the most significant pieces of healthcare legislation in over a decade. Known as the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, this bi-partisan legislation was signed into law on April 16th, 2015, setting the course for a modern-day healthcare reformation. Whereas MACRA’s predecessor the Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) focused on the expansion of and improvements in healthcare coverage, MACRA focuses on healthcare quality and value of care delivery by improving Medicare access and implementing healthcare payment reform.

MACRA

Understanding the Advanced Alternative Payment Model

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Scott Hodgin

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January 26, 2018

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015 began a reformation of modern healthcare from fee-for-service (FFS) to value-based care. Among other policies, MACRA legislation repealed the Medicare Part B Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) reimbursement methodology, and it initialized a phasing out...

MACRA

MACRA Made Easy

By

Scott Hodgin

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January 26, 2018

MACRA is one of the most significant pieces of healthcare legislation in over a decade. Known as the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, this bi-partisan legislation was signed into law on April 16th, 2015, setting the course for a modern-day healthcare reformation. Whereas MACRA’s predecessor the...

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