CMS has announced the long awaited BPCI Advanced, modeled for hospital and physician participation. The 2.0 version of BPCI, Advanced builds on outcomes of the Models 1-4 BPCI Pilot concluding Q3 2018. Quick synopsis: CMS applications are accepted January 11-March 12, 2018. BPCI Advanced is an Advanced Alternative Payment Model (APM) under the Quality Payment Program. A voluntary model, BPCI Advanced can coexist in
Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (Innovation Center) announced the launch of a new voluntary bundled payment model called Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced (BPCI Advanced). Under traditional fee-for-service payment, Medicare pays providers for each individual service they perform. Under this bundled payment model, participants
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CMS announced key changes in several payment pilots related to Post Acute Care.