nThrive Corporate Blog
Author: nThrive | Posted: 04/13/2017
What Is MIPS (Merit-Based Incentive Payment System) in Health Care?
What is MIPS? The Merit-Based Incentive Payment System, otherwise known as MIPS, is a combination of four pay-for-performance programs in health care. Its goal is to promote innovation and ongoing improvement in clinical...
Author: Laurie Thor | Posted: 04/11/2017
Graduates of Oncology Data Management Program Strengthen Vermont Workforce and Economy
On March 30, nThrive leadership, colleagues, Governor of Vermont, state representatives, past program alum and families celebrated the graduation and onboarding of nine ODM...
Author: nThrive | Posted: 03/03/2017
Two National Surveys Reveal Physicians are Unfamiliar with MACRA
The January 1, 2017 start of the MACRA Quality Payment Program has come and gone, beginning the next phase of transformation to value-based health care. The QPP replaces Medicare’s Sustainable Grown Rate formula which, if not repealed, could...
Author: nThrive | Posted: 02/20/2017
It’s a marathon, not a sprint: nThrive helps demystify MACRA‘s risks and rewards
nThrive and Becker’s Hospital Review partnered on February 9 to host an informational webcast entitled, “Are you positioned to shine or fade under MACRA?” An industry hot topic, more than 900 registered for the live session, which...
Author: Moshe Starkman | Posted: 02/07/2017
Five things you can do today to prepare for MACRA
Are you unsure of where to begin when it comes to preparing your organization for success under MACRA’s new quality payment program (QPP)? Although there is uncertainty swirling around about its fate, there is no way you can pretend you will...