Making Sense of MACRA: Supplements Bundle

Making Sense of MACRA: Supplements Bundle

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The AAFP’s Making Sense of MACRA: Supplements Bundle provides a comprehensive overview of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) and the subsequent Quality Payment Program (QPP) established under the law. 

Most importantly, find easy-to-understand information on how best to avoid a negative Medicare payment adjustment in 2019.

Included in the bundle:

  • An overview of the law, including an explanation of the two payment tracks
  • A visual representation of the two QPP payment tracks
  • An overview of the reporting requirement established under MIPS
  • A summary of the how to “Pick Your Pace” for the 2017 performance period

Let the AAFP help you learn about MACRA while you earn 3 AAFP Prescribed credits. We’ve made it fast, easy, and convenient.

Learning Objectives

After completing this CME activity, you should be able to:

  • Define MACRA and compare the APM and MIPS tracks for payment that were created under the law
  • Explain the criteria for eligibility and qualification for AAPMs
  • Identify the four components of the MIPS final score
  • Summarize how each individual component score contributes to the overall final score

Presenting Faculty

Amy Mullins, MD, CPE, FAAFP, Medical Director, Quality Improvement, Practice Advancement Division, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), Leawood, Kansas.

Disclosure

It is the policy of the AAFP that all individuals in a position to control content disclose any relationships with commercial interests upon nomination/invitation of participation. Disclosure documents are reviewed for potential conflicts of interest and, if identified, conflicts are resolved prior to confirmation of participation. Only those participants who had no conflict of interest or who agreed to an identified resolution process prior to their participation were involved in this CME activity.

All individuals in a position to control content for this activity have indicated they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

CME Credit

This Enduring Material activity, Making Sense of MACRA: Supplements Bundle, has been reviewed and is acceptable for 3 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins July 15, 2017. Term of approval is for 1 year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Enduring Material activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit. View more credit agreements »