Physician Payment Reform - MACRA

Physician leaders need to prepare for coming changes to the Medicare physician payment system. Section 101 of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 replaced the Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate methodology for updates to the physician fee schedule with a physician payment system that will implement new physician quality and value-based payment programs in 2019.

PLF Resources

In addition to these resources, the American Hospital Association has gathered a suite of resources including an issue brief and webinar on the coming changes, a slide presentation suitable for hospital boards and other relevant items at Both pages will be updated regularly with the latest information on regulatory and other changes.