Recommendations To The Administration, Congress, And Other Federal, State And Local Leaders From Public Health, Medical, Policy And Legal Experts.
By Christen Linke Young, JD, Kavita Patel, Howard P. Forman, Elizabeth Fowler, Megan L. Ranney, Ruth J. Katz, Sara Rosenbaum, Timothy Stoltzfus Jost, Abbe R. Gluck, Erica Turret, Suhas Gondi and Adam Beckman
Editor’s note: This piece was originally published at Health Affairs Blog on February 26, 2018. In 2015, Congress passed the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) on a strong bipartisan vote. In addition to repealing the Sustainable Growth Rate formula that was used to set the level of physician payment rates, MACRA changed the […]
This Health Policy Report describes major reforms to physician payment that are under way in the United States as a result of the Affordable Care Act and the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization ACT of 2015.