Archive for: PTAC

  • ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

  • PDF DOWNLOAD

  • EXTERNAL LINK

  • POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Update: Proposal Open for Comment, Updated Submission Process, and PTAC Member Update

PTAC opened the comment period for an updated proposal: Remote specialists and experts on-demand improving care and saving costs.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

CMMI Hosts Primary Care First Office Hours on Dec. 5

CMMI will host office hours on the recently announced Primary Care First Model.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Update: Public Meeting and Report on Eye Care Proposal Posted

PTAC recently opened registration for the Monday, December 9, 2019, public meeting.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

GAO Appoints Charles DeShazer, MD to PTAC

GAO announced the appointment of Charles DeShazer, MD to the Physician-Focused PTAC.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

Secretary Responds to PTAC Recommendations from Sept. and Dec. 2018 Public Meetings

The HHS Secretary posted comments on five recent PTAC recommendations from the September and December 2018 public meetings.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Update: Committee Recommends Rural Telemedicine Payment Model

The Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) held a public meeting on September 16. The Committee voted on a proposed physician-focused payment model: ACCESS Telemedicine: An Alternative Healthcare Delivery Model for Rural Cerebral Emergencies.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Update: New Proposal on Remote Specialists and Experts Open for Comment

PTAC is soliciting comments through October 1, 2019, on a new physician-focused payment model: Remote specialists and experts on demand improving care and saving costs.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Update: Registration Open for September Meeting; Preliminary Report Posted on Telemedicine Proposal

PTAC recently opened registration for a public meeting on Monday, September 16, 2019 from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm EDT. A preliminary review team report has been posted to their website on the ACCESS Telemedicine: An Alternative Healthcare Delivery Model for Rural Cerebral Emergencies proposal which will be the focus of the upcoming PTAC public meeting.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Solicits Comments on Oncology Care Model 2.0

PTAC is seeking comments on the Oncology Care Model 2.0 until July 1, 2019.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Calls on CMS for More Comprehensive Approach to Wound Care Delivery

The PTAC report concludes that a more comprehensive approach to wound care is needed.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Update: Declines to Recommend Wound Care Models and Solicits Comments on a New Telemedicine Proposal

PTAC met on March 11, 2019, in Washington, DC, to review two proposed payment models related to wound care services and did not recommend either model.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Submits Report to the Secretary; Registration Open for Upcoming Public Meeting

PTAC recommends the Making Accountable Sustainable Oncology Networks model to HHS.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Recommends an Oncology Alternative Payment Model

At its December 10, 2018, public meeting, PTAC voted unanimously to recommend the proposed “Making Accountable Sustainable Oncology Networks (MASON)” alternative payment model to the secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Update: Preliminary Review Team Reports Released for Dec. 10 Public Meeting

PTAC released Preliminary Review Team  reports for two physician-focused payment model proposals that are on the agenda for the public meeting scheduled for December 10, 2018.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

GAO Makes PTAC Appointments

On October 18, 2018 the GAO announced the appointment of two new members to the Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC).

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

Registration Open for September 6-7, 2018, PTAC Meeting

The Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) recently opened registration for public meeting on September 6-7, 2018.

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Requests Stakeholder Feedback

Comments Requested by September 7, 2018

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

GAO Accepting PTAC Nominations

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is currently accepting letters of nomination and resumes for appointments to the Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC).

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

Secretary Responds to PTAC Recommendations

Secretary Responds to PTAC Recommendations; Does Not Commit to Implementing any Models but Indicates Particular Interest in Two Serious Illness Models

POST

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Recommends Models for Implementation and Limited Scale Testing at March 2018 Meeting

The Physician-Focused Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) met March 26-27, 2017, in Washington, DC, to review four proposed payment models.

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Recommends Two Models for Implementation at December 2017 Public Meeting

The Physician-Focused Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) met December 18-20, 2017, in Washington, DC, to review seven proposed payment models.

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Cancels June 2017 Meeting

The Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) will not be holding a public meeting scheduled for June 5-6. The next scheduled meeting is September 7-8, 2017.

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Recommends Two Payment Models for Limited-Scale Testing

The Physician-Focused Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) met April 10-11, 2017, in Washington, DC, to review three proposed payment models. PTAC recommended two of the models, Project Sonar and the ACS-Brandeis Advanced Alternative Payment Model (APM), to CMS for limited-scale testing. PTAC rejected the third proposal, the COPD and Asthma Monitoring Project. A fourth proposal, the Comprehensive Colonoscopy Advanced APM for…

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Releases Updated Agenda for April 10-11, 2017 Meeting

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) released an updated agenda for their April 2017 meeting. Originally four proposals were scheduled to be presented for public comment and final vote. The Comprehensive Colonoscopy Advanced Alternative Payment Model for Colorectal Cancer Screening, Diagnosis and Surveillance proposal has been withdrawn. PTAC…

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Announces Public Meetings for March and April 2017

The Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) recently announced two public meetings scheduled for March 13-14 and April 10-11. Registration information is available here.

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Accepts Comments on Draft RFP and PFPM-related Guidance Until October 14

The Physician-Focused Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) is accepting comments until October 14, 2016, on a draft Request for Proposals (RFP) for physician-focused payment models (PFPMs) and draft guidance on characteristic of payment models likely to be recommended by PTAC.

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Anticipates Accepting PFPM Proposals Beginning December 1

The Physician Focused Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) announced during a recent public meeting that they anticipate accepting proposals for Physician-Focused Payment Models (PFPMs) beginning December 1, 2016. Since it is anticipated that there will be few Advanced Alternative Payment Model (APM) options for physician specialists, PTAC and the development of PFPMs are considered critical in…

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Payment Innovation: PTAC

PTAC Public Meeting Announced for September 16

The Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee (PTAC) announced a public meeting for September 16, 2016. Registration information is available here. While a formal agenda has not yet been released, it is anticipated that PTAC will discuss its revised Proposal Review Process document which was recently posted on their website along with a document summarizing their response to public…

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Payment Innovation: PTAC

GAO Makes Appointments to New HHS Advisory Committee on Physician Payment Models

On October 9, 2015 the Government Accountability Office (GAO) announced the first appointments to the Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee. The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 established this committee to provide comments and recommendations to the Secretary of Health and Human Services on physician payment models, giving the Comptroller General responsibility…

ORIGINAL ANALYSIS

Load more
beakernav X1E2BFA62-BFCE-43C1-B777-27E3E5216018medical bagoriginal analysis +external linkpdf downloadstethoscope