2015 has been a year of notable change in the way providers are getting paid under Medicare. With the expansion of value-based reimbursement (VBR) and the overall shift away from incentive payments, many providers now face significant financial penalties for non-compliance. Practices that do not meet Meaningful Use and Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) requirements could lose as much as 9% of their 2017 Medicare reimbursement.
If you’ve been following the CloudView blog, then you’ve seen us post heavily around the topic of Meaningful Use, and most recently on the topic of PQRS. But how do these two value-based reimbursement quality reporting programs stack up? We took the visual approach to break it down for you – everything from making sense of the measures to eligibility and penalties.