The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) surprised everyone with its earlier than expected release on Friday, October 14, 2016 of the MACRA final rule.
Given ongoing updates from CMS, the contents were not a surprise nor were most of the details of the 2,398 page rule. In addition to the text of a proposed rule published last April, CMS has regularly provided supplemental guidance on the new rule. Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt’s steady blog posts and tweets about the rule have also been a good source of insights.
This article by Andrew B. Flake and Sean T. Sullivan from Arnold Golden Gregory LLP updates key takeaways for healthcare technology vendors and offers some industry perspective for the benefit of health information technology providers.
Check it out here