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Health policy matters stand to make impacts nationally and globally, from health insurance mandates to antibiotic stewardship protocols to drug and device clearances and recalls. ReachMD assembles key decision makers, policy experts and healthcare analysts for discussions of vital issues in healthcare policy.
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Are We Prepared for MACRA and the Quality Payment Program? The Survey Says . . .
Host: Matt Birnholz, MD
A recent survey of one thousand practicing physicians in the US, conducted by KPMG and the American Medical Association, is shedding new light on knowledge gaps in preparing for MACRA and the Quality Payment Program, and what can be done to address those gaps moving forward. Dr. Matt Birnholz speaks with Larry Kocot, Principal at KPMG and National Leader of the Center for Healthcare Regulatory Insight. Ross White, Manager for KPMG’s Center for Healthcare Regulatory Insight, and Carol Vargo, Director of Physician Practice Sustainability in the AMA Physician Satisfaction and Practice Sustainability Strategic Initiative Group about the results of this survey.