CMS Extends 2016 Value-Based Payment Modifier Informal Review Deadline to December 16, 2015

The informal review period for the 2016 Value-Based Payment Modifier is open now through December 16, 2015. All requests must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. EST on December 16, 2015. The informal review process allows groups with ten or more eligible professionals that are subject to the 2016 Value Modifier to request a correction of a perceived error in their Value Modifier calculations. Additional information about the 2014 QRURs and how to request an informal review is available on the 2014 QRUR website and through the QRUR Help Desk at pvhelpdesk@cms.hhs.gov or 888-734-6433 (select option 3).