CMS Seeks Nominations for 7 Clinical Subcommittees Related to the Development of MACRA Episode-Based Cost Measures

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has contracted with Acumen, LLC to develop episode-based cost measures to be used to implement the Cost Performance Category of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS).

This Call for Nominations seeks nominees for the following seven clinical subcommittees: gastrointestinal disease management, medical and surgical, ophthalmologic disease management, cardiovascular disease management, musculoskeletal disease management – non-spine, pulmonary disease management, peripheral vascular disease management, and neuropsychiatric disease management.

Nominees are required to submit a nomination form, a letter of interest highlighting experience and knowledge, and a curriculum vitae or summary of relevant experience via a web-based registration portal.

More information is available on the CMS website or send questions to:

More information on the Quality Payment Program is available here.

For more information visit the McDermottPlus MACRA Resource Center or contact Sheila Madhani at 202-204-1459,