FAQs about MACRA

By Elise Grant posted 09-01-2016 01:28 PM


By Stephen L. Ferrara, MD, FSIR
Councilor, Health Policy and Economics 

Are you familiar with the Quality Payment Program (QPP) created by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA)? Do you know how to prepare for this forthcoming Medicare reimbursement reform? 

SIR has compiled answers to such frequently asked questions to help you get familiar with this new payment paradigm that favors quality and value over volume. This is a dynamic document that will be periodically updated as we learn more about the program and as more solutions are developed. You can download the full, printer-friendly document here

Can’t find the answer to your question? Email SIR Director of Health Policy and Economics Robert White at