Learning Session Offers Strategies for Achieving High-Value Care

Published on October 6, 2016 by

How do we deliver high-value primary care in Maine? How do we manage change? How do we nurture teams and make the best use of team members’ skills? These were the central questions that 350 primary care providers and practice staff members considered at last week’s Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) – Health Home –…


So You Received a Negative Payment Adjustment Notification from CMS

Published on October 5, 2016 by

Last week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) distributed letters to providers indicating that the recipient—you, if you got one! – did not satisfactorily report 2015 PQRS quality measures or satisfactorily participate in a qualified clinical data registry (QCDR).  The letter goes on to explain that you, therefore, are now subject to a 2017…