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Risk and reward with MACRA

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Will Seaton Essential Insights contributor, healthcare writer

Will Seaton

Essential Insights contributor, healthcare writer

The value-based wager that will transform healthcare reimbursement

What challenges does MACRA present for physicians?

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The challenge for most physicians under MIPS is twofold:

1. Lack of a clear understanding of relevant practice metrics and the technical abilities needed to support MIPS reporting.

2. Many physicians lack the administrative support and procedural guidance needed to take full advantage of MIPS.

What should physicians be doing right now?

Employing appropriate and effective strategies will also aid physicians as they transition to value-based care. Such strategies to consider are:

What should health systems be doing right now?