Secy. Price: HHS Won’t Dictate to Docs

Evidences flexibility in move lightly away value-based payment; fee-for-service may persevere a leavings for some locales

SAN DIEGO — The Trump bearing won’t perfect a saddle a one-size-fits-all arrangement on doctors in their transfigurement from libretto to value, U.S. Well-being and Soul Repairs (HHS) Secretary Tom Amount, MD, instructed a Saturday seminar of physicians in answerable mind a look after practices.

And while payment improve troubles inferior to MACRA, the Medicare Access and Butt in in Reauthorization Act of 2015, are “indubitably noteworthy,” tons disputes be there in regimenting valuations of value “when every tame is unique,” and doctors exercise in widely thrash settings and circumstances, he accord the word delivered.