CMS Issues MSSP ACO Policy Changes in New Interim Final Rule

On April 30, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a second Interim Final Rule and additional waivers related to Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP). For ACOs in two-sided ri...

MedPAC Discusses Restructuring Medicare Benefits and Votes on Payment Update Recommendations

The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) met on January 16 and 17 to vote on payment update recommendations and to discuss other recommendations to update the Medicare program. The Commission will include payment updates and other recommenda...

MedPAC to Discuss Quality at November Public Meeting

The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) is discussing several innovation and quality topics at their next public meeting scheduled for November 7-8, 2019. Topics include: