2019 Proposed Changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and Quality Payment Program
Instructor : Jill M. Young
Sep 18, 2018 1:00 PM ET | 12:00 PM CT | 10:00 AM PT | 60 Minutes
Decode and Prepare for the Complex MPFS, QPP & Medicare Part B Revisions to Protect Your Lab’s Revenue
On July 12, 2018, the proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for 2019 was released by the CMS. The proposed rules will revise the current rates and policies pertaining to Medicare physicians and other Medicare professionals. It will also bring changes to Medicare Part B rates and policies and the Quality Payment Program (QPP) which implements the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Alternative Payment Models (APMs). This is the first year CMS has included updates to the QPP in the proposed fee schedule.
Your lab has less than 165 days to understand and make changes before you begin seeing the impact on your revenue. You must know what needs to be known and what actionable steps to take to respond to this “threat.”
You can register now to attend this Live Webinar by expert speaker, Jill M. Young, CPC, CEDC, CIMC, to get an insider’s perspective on the essential market intelligence and knowledge you need to respond before the changes takes effect from January 1, 2019.
- The proposed Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for 2019
- What do the various changes mean?
- What is their impact to labs and pathology practices?
- What are the changes that have the healthcare industry talking
- Essential market intelligence and the knowledge you need to respond
- And more….
Who will benefit:
- Physical therapists
- Laboratory Administrators
- Diagnostic Centers