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Physician & Practice Timeline®

The Timeline is a helpful summary of upcoming important dates related to a variety of regulatory, payment, and delivery system changes and requirements.

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Latest Updates

CMS Extended Deadlines to Submit 2016 PQRS Data

Eligible Physicians are still required to submit their 2016 PQRS data through one of the following mechanisms – note the varying submission deadlines for each reporting mechanism:

  • March 17, 2017 Deadline:
    • PQRSwizard
  • March 17, 2017 Deadline:
    • GPRO Web Interface
  • March 31, 2017 Deadline:
    • QCDRs submitting 2016 CQMs for dual participation in PQRS and EHR Incentive Program EHR Direct

Visit the Physician and Practice Timeline for more details.

CY 2017 Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule Summary Available

A summary of the CY 2017 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) Final Rule is now available. The rule updates payment policies, payment rates, and other provisions for services supplied under the Medicare PFS on or after January 1, 2017.

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