As of January 2020, CareFirst has joined the program as an aligned payer. The following Comparison Table provides a summary of the key differences between Medicare MDPCP and CareFirst's aligned Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) program.
The application period for both practices and CTOs to apply to participate in the MDPCP for the 2021 Performance Year is now closed. Applicants that submitted applications in Summer 2020 will be notified of CMS' decision in Fall 2020. Interested applicants who wish to apply to participate in the 2022 performance year may do so during the open application period in Spring/Summer 2021. Please visit our Application Page for more details.
For questions or
comments about the MDPCP program, please contact the MDPCP team:
For specific questions related to the Quality Payment Program (QPP), including Alternative Payment Models (APMs) and the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), please contact:
Messages are monitored by experts in these programs who are responsible for ensuring that questions are answered and comments are considered throughout program implementation.
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