Making Sense of MACRA: Pick Your Pace


Use this guide to choose the participation level that will work for your practice.

Fam Pract Manag. 2017 Mar-Apr;24(2):17-18.

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The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) final rule allows physicians the option to “Pick Your Pace” during the 2017 performance period. By selecting one of the “Pick Your Pace” options, physicians will avoid the negative payment adjustment in the 2019 payment year. Family physicians will most likely participate in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) in the first year of MACRA and will need to choose from the first three options.


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