Webinar: MACRA and MIPS (“MACRA and MIPS for Dummies”)

Webinar Description:

  1. An overview of the MACRA legislation including MIPS and APM pathways.
  2. The difference between the MIPS vs. APMs (Including SHFFT/CJR)
  3. How Composite Score are calculated
  4. Most importantly, how to report data to CMS so we can be reimbursed for the work that we are doing!


  1. Be able to explain the upcoming requirements that MACRA places on all physicians accepting Medicare.
  2. Be able to differentiate between the MIPS and APM pathways and understand which is best for them.
  3. Understand how CMS will score each of us.
  4. Implement practical solutions to enable successful reporting to CMS.

Faculty and Course Outline 

7:00-7:02pm CST - Introduction,  Douglas Lundy, M.D.

7:02-7:11pm CST - An Overview of the MACRA Legislation Including MIPS and APM Pathways , A Alex Jahangir, M.D.

7:11-7:20pm CST - The Difference Between the MIPS vs. APMs (Including SHFFT/CJR), Samir Mehta, M.D.

7:20-7:29pm CST  - How Composite Scores are Calculated, John D. Campbell, M.D

7:29-7:38pm CST - How to Report Data to CMS So We Can Be Reimbursed for the Work That We Are Doing, Todd Swenning, MD

7:38-8:00pm CST -  Case Discussion and Summary, All Faculty 

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This internet live activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education (FORE) and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.

FORE is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. FORE designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1   Credits TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.