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Infographic: Stay out of the Penalty Box & Avoid Reimbursement Cuts

Posted by Matthew Smith on Apr 4, 2013 11:30:00 AM

PQRS, CMS, Penalty, Medicare CutsHealthcare organizations that fail to take certain steps this year face Medicare reimbursement cuts of 2% (or more) in 2015 and beyond. That’s because among other areas, the CMS Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and ePrescribing (eRX) programs are shifting from bonus to penalty programs to insure compliance. More than 80% of Medicare providers will face penalties for failing to meet quality thresholds if current performance trends continue.

This infographic from Medical-Billing.com highlights these changes and what healthcare entitities need to do to protect their practices.

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Topics: Medicare, CMS, Infographic, PQRS, Reimbursements, Medicare Reimbursements

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