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Surgeons can avoid PQRS and value-based modifier payment penalties

This article discusses the changes to the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) program in 2015, as well as options available for surgeons who are seeking to avoid the PQRS and value-based payment modifier penalties.

The benefits of PQRS participation and what the College is doing on your behalf

This article provides an overview of the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) program and examples of scenarios surgeons could find themselves in depending on whether they participate in the PQRS in 2014.

PQRS reporting in 2013

A comparison of the requirements in the 2012 and 2013 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) are summarized in this column, as is information on using the measure specifications manual and tips for reporting PQRS measure.


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