CMS Posts Updated Timeline for the BPCI Advanced Model

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (Innovation Center) recently posted an updated timeline for the Bundled Payment Care Improvement (BPCI) Advanced model that was announced in January 2018 and is scheduled to go live on October 1, 2018.

In the updated timeline CMS clarifies that participants will be selected by September 2018. This information was not included in the previous timeline. CMS also delayed the deadline for participants to submit required program deliverables from August 2018 to September 4, 2018.

The updated timeline is available here.

More information on the BPCI Advanced model is available here.

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