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Determine Your PQRS Eligibility

Access the CAP PQRS online tool with easy to answer questions that navigate through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' criteria for the program.

CAP Garners Support to Provide Relief From EHR Penalties

Read the letter signed by CAP to gain bipartisan support from 89 House Members for CMS to grant all eligible pathologists hardship exception from electronic health record incentives and penalties.

Understand the 2015 Proposed Medicare Fee Schedule (CAP Webinar)

CAP leaders provided an in-depth review of the proposed 2015 Physician Fee Schedule.

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Self-Referral: GAO Study & Legislation
A new report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) documenting millions of dollars in wasteful health care spending by physicians who self-refer anatomic pathology services, and CAP called on Congress to take immediate action outlawing this business practice.

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Eligible for PQRS? New CAP Tool Helps Find the Right Answer
With participation requirements for Medicare’s Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and value-based modifier uncertain to many pathologists, the CAP has developed an interactive tool for members to use when determining eligibility for the two incentive programs.

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Meaningful Use

CAP members can use the College’s grassroots action program PathNET to send messages to their senators about Medicare’s electronic health record (EHR) meaningful use penalties.

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