The American Gastroenterological Association has released its AGA Quality Improvement Timeline, which features important federal quality improvement program deadlines for gastroenterologists to know.
Approaching deadlines include:
• Feb. 28: Antegrade Enteroscopy Survey
• Feb. 28: Claims-based reporting for 2013 Physician Quality Reporting System submission
• Feb. 28: CMS sends Quality and Resource Use Reports (groups of 25+)
• March 13: Registry-based reporting for 2013 PQRS via AGA Digestive Health Recognition Program
The timeline is designed to help physicians meet deadlines that will impact reimbursement in 2014.
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