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  • Six Ways PAC Providers Can Partner With Physicians Under Alternative Payment Models (APMs)

    October 01, 2018

    By: Lisa Remington, President, Remington Health Strategy Group and Publisher, The Remington Report

    Through a variety of initiatives and programs that change how heath care is delivered and

  • 2018 Insights, Drivers and Constraints of Community-Based Primary Care Practices

    May 06, 2018

    By: Gary Swartz, JD, MPA

    Changes are ahead for community-based primary care. Care management is a key component of policy development, future legislation and new regulations. How is this changing the future healthcare delivery system?

  • Chronic Care Management (CCM) for Medicare Beneficiaries: New Integration Strategies for PAC and Physician Integration

    March 09, 2018

    In January 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) introduced a separately billable non-face-to-face Chronic Care Management (CCM) service to improve Medicare beneficiaries’ access to CCM in primary care. Learn insights and opportunities.

  • Hospices Major Gain: PAs Can Serve as Attending Physicians

    February 18, 2018

    The Bipartisan Budget Act (PL115-123) will allow physician assistants to serve as the attending physician to hospice patients, incorporating policies found in the Medicare Patient Access to Hospice Act (HR1284), sponsored by Sens. Mike Enzi (R-WY) and Tom Carper (D-DE) and Reps. Lynn Jenkins

  • 22 Key Facts About Physician CCM Billing

    September 14, 2017

    Frequently Asked Questions about Physician Billing for Chronic Care Management Services.

     This document answers frequently asked questions about billing chronic care management (CCM) services to the Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) under CPT codes 99487, 99489 and

  • Primary Care Is Driving Care Coordination: Market Changes Ahead

    May 01, 2017

    Market conditions are sending strong signals about changing responsibilities and payments physicians will have for managing patients beyond the four walls of their offices. We explore three key game changing trends.

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  • 2017 Physician Fee Schedule Proposal Increases Care Management Beyond Office Walls

    March 23, 2017

    CMS proposed changes to the Physician Fee Schedule transforms how Medicare pays for primary care through a new focus on care management, coordination and behavioral health designed to recognize the importance of the primary care work physicians perform.

    “The rule’s primary

  • Physician Practice Transformation: A Primer on MIPS and APMs

    February 22, 2017

    The Medi­care Access and CHIP Reauthori­zation Act (MACRA) went into law over a year ago. CMS released the first major regulation under MACRA, set­ting forth the new rules under this game-changing law. For now, only physician offices – not hospitals – are governed by MACRA

  • Home-Based Medical Care: The Top Six Types Of Providers

    August 16, 2016

    The top six types of providers who provided home-based medical care (non-podiatry) in both 2012 and 2013 were physicians in internal medicine, family practice, geriatric medicine, or general practice; nurse practitioners; and physician assistants – providers we termed primary care

  • Seven Key Things You Should Know About the MACRA

    July 28, 2016

    MACRA is a transformative law that builds a new, fast-speed highway to take the health care system away from the fee-for-service system and toward new risk-bearing, coordinated care models.


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