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SCG Health Responds to “Putting America’s Health First FY2019 President’s Budget for HHS”

21-Feb-2018 The Trump administration released its budget proposal for FY2019 on February 12, 2018. SCG Health takes issue with the prospect of quality assessment returning to a model based solely on claims data and patient surveys. The prior program, Value Based Modifier, has already proven that this method is ineffective. It is imperative that Physicians be allowed to remain an active part of selecting and recording measures. SCG Health recommends consistent policy that allows clinicians to comfortably implement changes that improve quality of care with cutting costs. Read the whole statement here.
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