In 2019, new Medicare incentive programs take effect. There will be 2 avenues from which to choose: participation in an alternate payment model or the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System.
1 Jan 2016
Get specifics on access to data, and remember to plan for a possible exit strategy.
1 Jul 2013
Learn what you and your practice should be doing now to meet the Oct. 1 ICD-10 deadline.
1 Feb 2014
The cost of medications can be a significant barrier for many patients who are on a fixed income or who might be taking multiple, sometimes expensive drugs. Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D plans might provide a solution for your patients, and there are tools to help with the enrollment process.
1 Nov 2015
The Quality Payment Program created by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) is not as intimidating as it sounds—at least for 2017, which is a transition year that will determine what internists are paid in 2019.
1 Feb 2017
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will allow for flexibility in the claims auditing and quality reporting processes while the medical community gains experience using the new ICD-10 code set.
1 Oct 2015
Washington, D.C., is lending not just a location but also a theme to many of the offerings at Internal Medicine 2008.
1 Apr 2008
Younger physicians enter medical school and their careers with a much different take on work-life balance than their teachers, mentors and employers. But each generation brings strengths to the workplace.
1 Apr 2008
The WEL (Women's Wellness Through Equity and Leadership) Program is aimed at address early- to mid-career female physicians and health care leaders, with the goals of providing networking and education regarding leadership skills and other support mechanisms.
1 Sep 2019
With the bulk of the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) coverage provisions having gone into effect on Jan. 1, the College has updated its resources on ACA enrollment.
7 Jan 2014