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HITECH Act & PQRS/VM

Now more than ever, complying with Federal Compliance programs and preventing future penalties require diligence in every practice. If you didn't attest to MU and haven't submitted PQRS measures since 2013, you are subject to the following penalties:

Reporting Year

Penalty Year

MU

PQRS

VM

TOTAL

2013

2015

-1%

-1.5%


-2.5%

2014

2016

-2%

-2%


-4%

2015

2017 (Up to 9 EP's)

-3%

-2%

-2%

-7%

2015

2017 (10 or more EP's)

-3%

-2%

-4%

-9%

2016

2018 (All EP's)

-4%

-2%

-4%

-9%


Pretty scary, isn't it!

To help understand the latest on these two programs, you can download PDF copies of the following presentations:

If you need personal help with understanding, managing and complying with these programs, contact us today because HCMA can help!