Introduction to MACRA On-demand Module Series

MACRA On-demand Module Series

Medicare’s Shift to Value-based Delivery & Payment Models

Watch this introductory on-demand series for introductions to the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), and the programs associated with it: the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Alternative Payment Models (APMs).


MACRA: An Overview of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)

Confused about the latest acronym? Want to get paid for the work you’re doing to improve quality and reduce costs? The Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) bases physician payment on achievements in quality, cost, advancing care information, and improvement activities.

Watch this module for more information about the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) and the the MIPS track, as well as how to participate through “Pick Your Pace.”


MACRA: What are Alternative Payment Models (APMs)?

How does reimbursement differ between the Merit-based Incentive Program Systems (MIPS) and Alternative Payment Models (APMs)? Do you need more information about the MACRA, “Pick Your Pace,” and what it all means?

For those already participating in qualified payment model, you’ll want to watch this module to make sure you qualify for the increased reimbursement. Others will learn why APMs are considered the preferred payment model and which programs are considered Advanced Alternative Payment Models.