The AMA Payment Model Evaluator provides you with educational resources, a brief assessment to discover where your practice stands under MACRA.
CMS Finalizes Historic Medicare Reform Law
A final rule released on Oct. 14, 2016 by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) details the final regulations for implementation of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), the historic Medicare reform law that repealed the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula and created the Quality Payment Program (QPP). Read the AMA summary (PDF) or view the key changes in the QPP final rule (PDF).
While the AMA is in the process of fully analyzing the regulations, a first review reveals that CMS responded to many of the concerns expressed by physicians about the proposed rule issued last spring. Read more about the details on AMA Wire®. Summaries, fact sheets and other CMS resources are available on the agency's website.