May 12, 2016 |Vol. 13, No. 9
Iowa soon may become the fourth state to implement a law allowing appropriately trained and credentialed psychologists prescriptive authority.
- CMS proposes new Medicare incentive payment system
Psychologists treating Medicare patients will need to follow new reporting process.
- PQRS ending in December 2016
Medicare’s current quality reporting program, PQRS, ends on December 31, 2016, as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) transitions to the new Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS).