Medicare Positioned to Get a Big Fix

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Medicare Positioned to Get a Big Fix
Calendar27 March 2015

The US House of Representatives garnered massive support on both sides of the aisle to pass a bill to address Medicare payment issues that have been limping their way through the legislative process for years. The bill, which also extends funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program, is expected to pass the Senate and the President says he will sign it. Remarkable progress! The law contains pay for value (P4V) opportunities for Medicare physicians to earn more money for better outcomes and keeping people healthy. This will pave the way for more widespread P4V practices in the private market as well. A big step forward for everyone.

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