Healthcare is a more dynamic market and now more than ever urgent care professionals need to stay informed on key issues affecting their patients' care. Be sure to stay up-to-date on health policy issues and the potential impact they may have on the urgent care industry by checking out the resources below.
New Quality Payment Program Begins on January 1: The performance period for the new Medicare Part B Quality Payment Program (QPP) will begin. While it is not necessary for clinicians to begin participation on January 1st to avoid a negative 4 percent adjustment in 2019, clinicians who are aiming to receive a positive adjustment and bonus payment are encouraged to begin participation as early in 2017 as possible.
UCAOA State Resources: A listing of state specific resources and descriptions to help you reach out to local entities for further information.
CQ State Track: Member advocacy tool that tracks legislative activity in all 50 U.S. states.
PQRSwizard: Simplify quality reporting for the CMS Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS).