High-risk practices more likely to receive penalty under Medicare value-based payment program

Despite safeguards such as risk adjustment, practices that served a disproportionate share of high-risk patients in the first year of the Medicare Physician Value-Based Payment Modifier Program were more likely to get hit with a penalty than other practices. Some fear the added risk could cause some practices to “lemon drop” patients.

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