The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its 2012 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Experience Report. The report shows a significant increase in participation in both the PQRS and eRx programs. Click here to download the 2012 reporting experience and click here to download the appendix. Highlights include:
- eRx and EHR alignment helped reduce eRx payment adjustments by half in 2012
- PQRS participation was highest among eligible professionals who treated Medicare patients
As always, ADVOCATE will keep you updated on this and all issues impacting radiology as they become available.
Kirk Reinitz, CPA