Making Sense of MACRA: Annual Wellness Visit


Learn how to optimize revenue today while improving Medicare quality and cost.

Fam Pract Manag. 2017 Jan-Feb;24(1):21-24.

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This AAFP supplement presents a step-by-step approach to adding the annual wellness visit (AWV) to your practice. It can help you improve quality, reduce costs, and build a strong foundation to prepare your practice for the transition toward value-based payment and MACRA.


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