PQRI


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PQRI

(Physician Quality Reporting Initiative) See healthcare IT.
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Family physicians already have some experience with using MOC as an alternative to PQRI. The American Board of Family Medicine received approval from Medicare to use its MOC registry for the PQRI process, according to Dr.
* Potential penalties on physicians who do not successfully participate in the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI) by 2015.
"Clearly, the measures in the PQRI initiative do not at all adequately address issues related to quality.
Furthermore, an eligible professional does not need to participate in PQRI in order to participate in this incentive program.
Such is the case with the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI) launched in 2007 by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
The bill also includes controversial cuts to the Medicare Advantage program, authorizes increased bonus payments for the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI), and delays implementation of the Competitive Acquisition Program for durable medical equipment.
In December, 2006, a physician quality reporting system by the CMS Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI) was established for 2007 and recently extended for 2008 (CMS, 2008b).
This resource for physician practices offers performance measure information pertaining to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI).
Besides PhRMA, the initiative has the support of the Product Quality Research Institute (PQRI), which has established a manufacturing technical committee to seek scientific-based solutions to manufacturing and GMP issues of mutual concern to the industry and the FDA.
However, based upon the PQRI stakeholder conference, there are also other considerations.
In 2009 Medicare PQRI (Physician Quality Reporting Initiative) has added new measures for physicians to report.
From single entry e-Prescribing to PQRI reporting and other integrated tracking tools, Rabbit's integrated solution continues to deliver what oncologists need to support their practices.