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ACR's National Radiology Data Registry Recommended for Dealing With MACRA and MIPS

The Radiology Business Journal (11/22, Gregory) reported on a presentation at a recent conference raising the question, “Will the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) and the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) kill your radiology practice?” David Levin, MD, professor and chairman emeritus of the radiology department at Jefferson Medical College and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, said, no, but “it’ll be a real hassle.” He recommended that practices make use of the American College of Radiology’s National Radiology Data Registry. Levin said, “I think it’s a colossal pain in the butt for everybody, not just radiologists, but all physicians. But I think we have to prepare for the worst and assume this is going to stick around for the foreseeable future.”

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