CMS: 171k Medicare physicians will have 3% MU payment adjustments next year

In 2017, approximately 171,000 physicians and clinicians will have a 3 percent pay cut from Medicare for failing to meet meaningful use requirements in 2015, according to a recent CMS report.

This number is down from the 209,000 Medicare physicians penalized in 2016 and the 256,000 penalized in 2015, according to Medscape.

Click here to view the full CMS report.

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