Which Path Will You Take?

How SGR repeal  will change quality reporting and payment models

  In April 2015, after many years of efforts by physician  advocacy groups, new legislation permanently replaced the Medicare sustainable  growth rate (SGR) formula. No more stopgap legislative actions would be  necessary to avoid drastic cuts in physician payments under Medicare. Instead,  the Medicare Access and CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program)  Reauthorization Act (MACRA) set a much different path for the future.

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