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 comments on the draft version of this document.

Established by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), PTAC is tasked with providing comments and recommendations to the Secretary of Health and Human Services on physician payment models. The Committee includes 11 members who are nationally recognized for their expertise in physician-focused payment models and related delivery of care. More information on PTAC is available on their website.

 

More information on MACRA can be found at the McDermottPlus MACRA Resource Center.