New guidance available for 2008 Medicare voluntary quality reporting program

Information on Medicare's newly expanded quality reporting program (PQRI) is now available from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, including guidelines for participating psychologists

by Communications Staff

Medicare’s voluntary quality reporting program, known as the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI), has been expanded for 2008. Newly added measures give psychologists who wish to participate in the PQRI greater opportunity to earn bonus payments from Medicare.

New information on the PQRI is now available from The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS):