CMS announces new options for physician quality reporting
Nephronline.com, April 24, 2008
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has announced steps to encourage physicians and other eligible professionals to take part in the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative. The program is designed to improve the quality of care provided to Medicare beneficiaries. The steps, including a variety of new reporting options, will make it easier for eligible professionals to participate and receive feedback on their performance, said CMS representatives.