• September 1, 2015
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

During this live presentation we will review comments Premier will submit in response to the Medicare physician fee schedule (PFS) proposed rule and the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CCJR) model proposed rule, both of which are due to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) September 8.

Topic areas of our proposals include, but will not be limited to:

Medicare Physician Fee Schedule

  • Medicare Shared Savings Program
  • Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative
  • Physician Compare
  • Value modifier
  • Primary Care and Chronic care management
  • Advanced care planning

Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement

  • Episode definition
  • Payment rules
  • Application of quality measures
  • Payment and legal waivers



Lloyd_126 Danielle Lloyd, MPH, VP, policy and advocacy; deputy director, DC office, Premier, Inc.
Aisha Pittman Aisha Pittman, MPH, director of quality policy, Premier, Inc.



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