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CMS re-opens BPCI program registration - New deadline is April 18, 2014

Posted by: Jennifer Linville, CEO on Friday, March 7, 2014 | Comments (1)
Dear Colleagues: I am sure that you have heard or read something about the Medicare Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Program (BPCI). The BPCI program now enables physicians to become "Episode Initiators" and to share in cost savings derived from reductions in nursing home utilization, avoidable readmissions and duplicative testing and services. These savings result from a more patient-centric approach to treating patients during an episode of care, beginning in most cases with a hospital ...