Back to 2017 IR Economics, Quality and Value: Are you Ready for MACRA On-demand
Originally presented at the 2017 SIR Annual Scientific Meeting, this on-demand activity is intended to give participants a comprehensive overview of the new MACRA legislation. The program focuses on the Merit-Based Incentive Payments System and Advanced Alternative Payment Models, explains concepts such as "patient-facing", group reporting options, reimbursement scenarios under MACRA and the new IR Registry. This program is designed to meet the educational needs of interventional radiologists and practice managers who are required to comply with the new MACRA legislation.
Additionally, two external keynote speakers address the audience with their comments.
Upon completion of this enduring activity, participants should be able to:
Summarize the broad goals of the new MACRA legislation
Describe the two paths of MACRA - MIPS and APMs
Identify the goals of and how to participate in the new IR Registry by using Standardized Reports
Session and Speaker Information
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The following contributors have no relevant financial relationships to disclose:
C. Matthew Hawkins, MD
Stephen L. Ferrara, MD, FSIR
Raymond W. Liu, MD
Ezequiel Silva, MD
Sharon W. Kwan, MD
Joseph R. Kallini, MD
Mythreyi Bhargavan Chatfield, PhD
Michael J. Hall, MD
Gerald A. Niedzwiecki, MD, FSIR
Katharine L. Krol, Md, FSIR
Waleska M. Pabon-Ramos, MD, MPH
Timothy L. Swan, MD, FACR, FSIR
Michael P. McDermott, MD
James B. Spies, MD, FSIR
Janice M. Newsome, MD
Donald F. Denny, MD, FSIR
Anne C. Roberts, MD, FSIR
Judy Burleson, MHSA
The following contributors have a financial relationship with the indicated company(ies):
Sarah B. White, MD, MS - Consultant: Cook, Guerbet; Research grant recipient: Guerbet; Contract research: Siemens
Michael J. Miller, MD, FSIR - Consultant: Cook
Sean M. Tutton, MD, FSIR - Consultant: Benvenue Medical; Contracted research: Siemens Medical, Insightec
Jeremy C. Durack, MD, MS, FSIR - Intellectual property rights: IP rights to biopsy assessment technology
Marcelo Guimaraes, MD, FSIR - Intellecutal property rights: Cook Medical; Consultant: Terumo Medical, GE Medical, Guerbet
Mary Costantino, MD - Stock: Merit Medical
Alan H. Matsumoto, MD, FSIR - Research grant recipient: Medtronic W.L. Gore, Cook Inc., InSightec; Board membership: BrightWater; Consultant: Proteon Therapeutics; Ownership interest: Volcano BrightWater; Advisory committee or review panel member: W.L. Gore Trivascular Endologix Proteon Boston Scientific
Jeremy D. Collins, MD - Research grant recipient: Bard Vascular Access; Other: Northwestern University received research support from Siemens Medical Solutions
The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide medical education for physicians.
SIR designates this enduring material for a maximum of 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.