CMS Announces a Virtual Office Hours Session regarding the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and the 2016 Medicare Proposed Rule for Physician Fee Schedule (PFS)

(Source – The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services [CMS])

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is pleased to announce that a Virtual Office Hours session regarding 2016 PQRS and the 2016 Medicare proposed rule for Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) is scheduled for Thursday, September 3 from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. ET. This session will allow stakeholders an opportunity to ask a CMS representative questions about the new proposed PQRS requirements for program year 2016. Additionally, the session will include information regarding the deadline for public comments, and the next steps for the 2016 PFS rule. 

To participate in this session, please register beginning on Monday, August 24 at 12:00 p.m. ET at the following link: https://newwave.webex.com/newwave/onstage/g.php?d=661473747&t=a

Only a limited number of participants will be allowed to participate. Participants will have the opportunity to ask CMS questions about the proposed requirements in the 2016 Medicare proposed rule for PFS.

Want more information about the 2016 Proposed PFS Rule?

The proposed rule and link to submit a comment is posted at https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2015/07/15/2015-16875/medicare-program-revisions-to-payment-policies-under-the-physician-fee-schedule-and-other-revisions.

All comments are due to CMS by September 8, 2015.

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