By Ilene MacDonald @ Fierce Healthcare 

A specialty group opposes a recent recommendation of the Medicare Payment Advisory Committee to eliminate the complex Merit-Based Incentive Payment System in favor of an alternative payment system.

MedPac members believe that MIPS, one of two payment tracks under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, is a burden for doctors and doesn’t accomplish the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ goal of rewarding high-value physicians and improving care.

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