HIMSS Comments to CMS on MACRA RFI

Within the scope of HIMSS’s public policy program, our focus is primarily on the health IT aspects of the Merit-based Incentive Payment (MIPS) and Alternative Payment Models (APMs) and how IT can enable healthcare transformation. HIMSS recognizes that technology and evidence-based care are helping our nation to transition from a fee-for-service system to a value-based care system. The following are the responses to the RFI questions where HIMSS can offer our membership’s expertise and best practice knowledge.