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Implementing a value-based purchasing program for Medicare

“The Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA) requires the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to develop a plan that will transition Medicare payments into a VBP [value based purchasing] program for physician and other professional services that is based on efficiency and the quality of services provided. The Act […]

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