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Deadline to submit 2018 MIPS data is March 31

The deadline for submitting 2018 data for the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is March 31. The AASM MIPSwizard provides a platform for you to efficiently submit MIPS data to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). In 2018, MIPS performance will be counted [...]

2019-03-15T18:28:50+00:00March 15th, 2019|Clinical Resources|

Reimbursement resources: Learn about Medicare NCD and LCD policies

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) establishes national coverage determination (NCDs) policies for items and services furnished through Medicare. CMS awards geographical jurisdictions to private health care insurers called Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs), which develop Local Coverage Determination (LCD) policies and process [...]

2019-01-04T21:22:39+00:00January 4th, 2019|Clinical Resources|

MIPS 2018 submission period now open

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) officially opened the data submission period for the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) on Jan. 2 for eligible clinicians who participated in Year 2 of the Quality Payment Program. However, the following two exceptions for data [...]

2019-01-04T21:06:24+00:00January 4th, 2019|Clinical Resources|