Don’t know where to start? The Vermont Medical Society recommends learning the basics using resources and tools from the New England Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (NEQIN-QIO), the American Medical Association (AMA), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and your National Specialty Society.
New England Quality Improvement Network-Quality Improvement Organization
· AMA STEPS Forward Practice Transformation Series learning module – includes several STEPS to prepare your practice for value-based health care, answers to common questions, and case vignettes describing how physicians can create value-based practices.
· A Guide to Physician-Focused Alternative Payment Models (Free AMA login required)
· MACRA Education webinar on Dec. 6
National Specialty Societies
The Texas Medical Association has identified direct links to MACRA news, resource centers, education and advocacy from national specialty societies. Click here for information specific to your specialty, setting and practice.