Course | Basic | Medicare Payment and Reimbursement
In this course we will address scheduling processes, including<div><ul><li>Patient identification</li><li>Requested service</li><li>Medical necessity screening</li><li>Medicare Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage processing</li><li>Pa...
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Course | Overview | Medicare Payment and Reimbursement
This course provides a brief history and overview of Medicare and Medicaid. It describes government organizations that regulate and administer this program. This course also discusses Medicare reimbursement. In addition, it highlights recen...
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Course | Intermediate | Medicare Payment and Reimbursement
This course provides an overview of the prospective payment systems used in the Medicare program and as well as Medicare fee schedules. This course provides a general discussion and overview of Medicare reimbursement under the Inpatient Pro...
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Course | Intermediate | Medicare Payment and Reimbursement
This course provides a general discussion and overview of reimbursement provided by Medicare under the outpatient prospective payment system. It also discusses the use of ambulatory payment classifications in the outpatient prospective paym...
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On Demand Webinar | Intermediate | Medicare Payment and Reimbursement
As the senior population continues to outpace the relative growth of the general population, and Medicare Advantage is accounting for about one-third (and growing every year) of all new Medicare eligible enrollees, providers are increasingl...
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Fact Sheet | Medicare Payment and Reimbursement

Summary of H.R. 2: The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015

Fact Sheet | Medicare Payment and Reimbursement

Summary of H.R. 2: The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015

This document summarizes key provisions of the The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 pertaining to the sustainable growth rate formula and other health-related topics.

On March 26, 2015, the House passed H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015. This Act would repeal the current sustainable growth rate formula for calculating updates to Medicare payment rates to physicians and establish an alternative set of annual updates. HFMA has prepared a summary of some key provisions of the Act.

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