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MedPAC considers overhaul of MIPS quality reporting

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 17, 2017

Quality reporting requirements under the Medicare Access and Chip Reauthorization Act's Merit Based Incentive Program may be too burdensome to be of value, according to the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission's technical staff, who asked MedPAC experts whether and how to adjust the program. Suggestions included reducing or eliminating clinician reporting and eliminating the "exceptional performance" fund. MedPage Today (free registration) (01/13)


Report ranks best evidence-based preventive services

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2017

DAPT Risk Calculator App Now Available

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 17, 2017

New Guidance Issued For Nonvalvular AFib Patients Taking Anticoagulants

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2017

Hospitals create support centers for caregivers

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 17, 2017

Study: Hospitals in ACOs better at lowering readmissions

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2017

Catheter safety programs reduce infections, save money

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2017

Cardiac Pacemakers: Function, Troubleshooting, and Management: Part 1 of a 2-Part Series

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2017

State laws create patchwork of opioid prescribing rules

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 17, 2017

Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Versus Aspirin Monotherapy in Diabetics With Multivessel Disease Undergoing CABG FREEDOM Insights

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2017


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2016 Journal Club Activities now available

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2017

NCDR report highlights national trends for common CV procedures

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2017

JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions and JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging Name New Editors-in-Chief

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 17, 2017

DAPT Risk Calculator App Now Available

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 17, 2017

2016 U.S. News & World Report Heart Rankings: Get Credit For Publicly Reporting Via NCDR

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jan 12, 2017




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