CMS Releases RFI on the Implementation of MIPS and the Promotion of Alternative Payments Models

On September 28, 2015, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released Request for Information (RFI) on the Implementation of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), Promotion of Alternative Payment Models (APMs) and Incentive Payments for Participation in Eligible APMs (CMS-3321-NC). The RFI will be published in the Federal Register on October 1, 2015 and CMS will accept comments until 30 days after the date of publication. Typically, CMS uses the RFI process to assist in the development of proposed regulations.