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CMS Releases Details on P4P Bonuses

As reported in Government Health IT: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has posted details of the 74 performance quality measures that will be used to decide 2007 bonuses for physicians providing services to Medicare patients. The measures are part of the voluntary Physician Quality Reporting Initiative (PQRI) run by CMS. CMS has added eight new measures to its 2007 Physician Quality Reporting Initiative. The first PQRI period runs from July 1 through Dec. 31.