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Perspectives of Physicians in Small Rural Practices on the Medicare Quality Payment Program

Description
Provides feedback from small, rural practices on the implementation of Medicare's Quality Payment Program (QPP), which includes the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Advanced Alternative Payment Models (APMs). Identifies challenges rural physicians face and offers recommendations to help more small practices participate in the program.
Author(s)
Peter Mendel, Christine Buttorff, Peggy G. Chen, et al.
Date
2019
Type
Document
Organizations
HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, RAND Corporation
Tagged as
Healthcare quality · Medicare · Physicians · Policy · Reimbursement and payment models