AGA Tools Help GIs Participate in MACRA

April 18, 2017

AGA offers opportunities (both in-person and on-demand) for GIs to learn about and discuss participation in MACRA.

PTAC Payment Model Recommendations Include a GI Option

April 12, 2017

An advanced Alternative Payment Model for IBD will be tested as a potential physician-focused payment model.

AGA’s MACRA Webinar Series

March 23, 2017

Free to AGA members, these on-demand webinars provide tips to help you prepare.

MACRA is Here: Learn How to Help Your Practice Thrive

March 2, 2017

AGA is conducting new webinars tailored to your practice size to help you participate in MACRA.

President Trump, Republican Congress Set Ambitious Health-Care Agenda

Feb. 9, 2017

Republicans aim to repeal the Affordable Care Act, but GIs will still need to participate in MACRA.

AGA Attends CMS Listening Session

Feb. 2, 2017

The meeting provided a venue for AGA to advocate for GI.

AGA Supports Physician-Focused Payment Models

Feb. 1, 2017

AGA is committed to preparing GIs for success in new reimbursement environments.

Register for AGA's February Practice Skills Workshops

Feb. 1, 2017

There are three free workshops taking place throughout the country this month.

MACRA is Not Going Away: Will You Be Ready?

Jan. 25, 2017

Use the 2017 transition year to learn how to be successful under MACRA.

There’s Still Time — Report 2016 PQRS Data

Jan. 25, 2017

Submitting data by Feb. 28 can help you receive a bonus payment in 2018.

Happy Holidays: Here’s How AGA is Working for You

Dec. 21, 2016

Amidst all of the changes that 2016 has brought, AGA remains a strong advocate for the entire GI community, including clinicians, researchers and educators.

AGA Asks for Continued Flexibility in MACRA Final Rule

Dec. 19, 2016

CMS should extend the payment program transition period and include meaningful GI measures to improve patient outcomes.

Use AGA's DHRP™ to Meet 2016 Reporting Requirements

Dec. 14, 2016

Data needs to be submitted by mid-February to meet 2016 Physician Quality Reporting System requirements.

Learn About MACRA Through On-Demand and Live Webinars

Dec. 14, 2016

The first two webinars are now available for members in the AGA Community library. Join discussion threads on both topics in the community as well.

Five Tips to Prepare for MACRA

Nov. 29, 2016

As 2016 draws to a close, there are several steps you can take to ensure your practice is ready for 2017.

Republican Wins the White House

Nov. 9, 2016

Lame-duck session president and Congress have a lot of work before the transition of power.

CMS Website Helps GIs Prepare for MACRA

Oct. 25, 2016

Eligible clinicians need to participate in the Quality Payment Program.

GI Quality Measures for 2017 Released in MACRA Final Rule

Oct. 19, 2016

While 2017 is a transition year for MACRA, GIs need to report quality measures to succeed.

Election 2016: Senate and House Races Baffle Pundits

Oct. 18, 2016

In an unpredictable election year, it’s still too early to tell whether Congress will maintain the status quo.

MACRA Final Rule — 2017 is a Transition Year

Oct. 14, 2016

When MACRA implementation begins on Jan. 1, GIs will be able to pick their pace for participation. Read AGA's overview and resources to help prepare for the upcoming changes.

AGA Regional Skills Workshops: Prepare for the Next Chapter in Your Career

Oct. 11, 2016

During these free workshops, GI leaders will guide you through various practice options and address topics rarely discussed during fellowship.

AGA Comments on CMS Episode Payment Models Proposed Rule

Oct. 6, 2016

AGA encourages availability of advanced GI EPMs, but opposes mandatory condition- or outpatient-based models.

AGA Members Take Capitol Hill

Sept. 28, 2016

Members from around the country visited Congress during AGA Advocacy Day to fight for the future of GI.

CMS Slows MACRA Timeline

Sept. 9, 2016

New MACRA schedule allows you to pick the pace for your participation.