CV Transforum Fall'16: MACRA Update and Strategies

Cathie Biga, RN, President and CEO, Cardiovascular Management of Illinois; Woodbridge, IL

Joel Sauer, Vice President, MedAxiom Consulting; Fort Wayne, IN

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) has quickly become a topic of great concern and urgency within the CV community. This presentation will provide an up-to-date explanation of the strategies and tactics that you need to prepare for the implementation of MACRA. The payment alternatives available to physicians will be reviewed along with strategies to align physician compensation to the MACRA requirements. In addition, current information on operations initiatives that qualify for the improvement requirements outlined in MACRA and coding considerations will be discussed. For those needing help understanding MACRA and organizing to be successful in its implementation, this is a must-attend presentation.