TMA MACRA News and Advocacy

MIPS Deadlines Approaching for 2021 Data Submission, COVID Exception Texas Medicine Today, Mar. 29, 2022

MIPS Participation Drops per Preliminary Report Texas Medicine Today, Feb. 9, 2022

MIPS 2021 Data Submission Now Open Texas Medicine Today, Jan. 12, 2022

Medicare Corrects 2020 MIPS Errors, Extends Review Deadline Texas Medicine Today, Oct. 7, 2021

Medicare’s Quality Payment Program Won’t Support Internet Explorer 11 Texas Medicine Today, Sept. 29, 2021

2020 MIPS Scores, Feedback Now Available Texas Medicine Today, Aug. 12, 2021

MIPSperceptions: Study Confirms Doctors’ View of Medicare Program as Burdensome Texas Medicine, June 2021

Medicare Eliminates Cost Category Factor in 2020 MIPS Texas Medicine Today, June 1, 2021

Medicare Provides MIPS Relief Due to Texas Winter Storm Texas Medicine Today, May 27, 2021

Submit 2020 Data Now to Avoid Medicare Pay Cut Texas Medicine Today, Feb. 24, 2021

Review Your Physician Compare Data Now Texas Medicine Today, Jan. 29, 2021

The Customer Is Always Right? Patient-Reported Outcome Measures Have Fans and Detractors Texas Medicine, Jan. 2021

Medicare Freezes Thresholds for MIPS Exemption Texas Medicine Today, Jan. 22, 2021

Help TMA Standardize Quality Measures in Value-Based Care Texas Medicine Today, Dec. 18, 2020

Do Your Security Risk Assessment Before Dec. 31 Texas Medicine Today, Dec.3, 2020

2020 MIPS Data Submission Deadlines Approaching Texas Medicine Today, Dec. 2, 2020

Last Chance to Start Certain 2020 MIPS Reporting Tomorrow Texas Medicine Today, Oct. 2, 2020

Didn’t Get Your 5% APM Incentive Payment? Take Action by Nov. 13 Texas Medicine Today, Sept. 23, 2020

A Social Shift: COVID-19 Disparities Prompt Emphasis on Value-Based Care Texas Medicine, Sept. 2020

Going Nowhere: APM Committee Resignations Cast Doubt on Payment Models' Future Texas Medicine, April 2020

Check For 2019 MIPS Errors, File Targeted Review by Oct. 5 Texas Medicine Today, Sept. 21, 2020

Get MIPS Credit for Participating in COVID-19 Clinical Trials Texas Medicine Today, April 21, 2020

Apply by April 30 to Avoid a 7% MIPS Payment Penalty Texas Medicine Today, Apr. 20, 2020

CMS Postpones 2019 MIPS Reporting Deadline to April 30 Texas Medicine Today, Mar. 23, 2020

Submit 2019 QPP Data by March 31 to Avoid a 7% MIPS Payment Cut Texas Medicine Today, Jan. 23. 2020

Deadline: Claim Your 5% Medicare Bonus by Feb. 28 Texas Medicine Today, Jan. 21, 2020

An Unfair Game: Quality Payment Program Rules Still Stacked Against Physicians Texas Medicine, Jan. 1, 2020  

AMA House Rejects MIPS Plan Texas Medicine Today, Nov. 20, 2019

Do Your Security Risk Assessment Before Dec. 31 Texas Medicine Today, Nov. 14, 2019

Learn The ABCs of the QPP With Free CME Texas Medicine Today, Nov. 11, 2019

Get Details About Your 5% Medicare Bonus Texas Medicine Today, Nov. 5, 2019

CMS Finalizes Changes to QPP, Medicare Fee Schedule Texas Medicine Today, Nov. 4, 2019

Fix Medicare Now, TMA Tells Feds Texas Medicine Today, Oct. 1, 2019

More Pain for Small Shops? Texas Medicine, Oct. 1, 2019

Check Your EHR Settings by Oct. 1 Texas Medicine Today, Sept. 30, 2019   

File Your MIPS Targeted Review Request by Sept. 30 Texas Medicine Today, Sept. 18, 2019

Yes, You Do Have to Comply With a MIPS Audit Request Texas Medicine Today, Aug. 14, 2019

Will You Get a Medicare Bonus or Pay Cut Next Year? Texas Medicine Today, July 11, 2019

Be On the Lookout for MIPS Audit Request Texas Medicine Today, June 25, 2019

AMA House Punts on Texas Plan to Fix QPP Texas Medicine Today, June 20, 2019

TMA to Congress: Undo Payment Freeze, Help Physicians With MACRA Texas Medicine Today, June 11, 2019

Texans Invite AMA to Join Crusade to Fix QPP Texas Medicine Today, June 4, 2019

False Impression: Medicine Says Medicare Report Inflates Success of Quality Program Texas Medicine, June 2019

Medicine to CMS: Medicare Report Inflates Success of Quality Program Texas Medicine Today, May 1, 2019

Get Awarded For Your Quality Work in 2018 Texas Medicine Today, Apr. 12, 2019

Unfair Playing Field? QPP Scoring May Hurt Physicians Not Hospital-Affiliated Texas Medicine Today, Apr. 11, 2019

How to Avoid MIPS Penalty with Minimal Reporting by April 2 Texas Medicine Today, Mar. 25, 2019

Free MIPS Help from TMF Health Quality Institute Texas Medicine Today, Mar. 22, 2019   

Deadline to Submit 2018 MIPS Data is April 2 Texas Medicine Today, Mar. 12, 2019

CMS Working to Correct MIPS Payment Errors Texas Medicine Today, Mar. 5, 2019

Check for MIPS Payment Adjustment Errors Texas Medicine Today, Feb. 4, 2019

Making the CEHRT Switch: EHR Upgrade Required for Incentive Payment Programs Texas Medicine, Jan. 2019   

Buying Time: Medicine’s Warnings Prompt CMS to Delay Dramatic Coding and Payment Changes Texas Medicine, Jan. 2019  

Last Updated On

March 30, 2022

Originally Published On

December 16, 2016