MACRA final rule set to disappoint many physicians in Medicaid patient-centered medical homes

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Under the final MACRA rule recently released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the majority of patient-centered medical homes that serve Medicaid patients will not meet the requirements to be considered an alternative payment model.

As reported by Modern Healthcare, the CMS argues that, since other physicians participating in alternative payment models are taking on substantial risk, physicians in Medicaid medial homes should also b...