A Trusted Partner

Practice Advancement Strategies consistently demonstrated high levels of professionalism, sensitivity to our specific needs, understanding of inherent operations, and just enough push to assure on-time delivery without becoming intrusive. We were very impressed with the team and would recommend them highly to anyone seeking a true PCMH transformation."

Practice Transformation Services

Patient-centered, team-based care is not just a passing fad or a certificate on the wall. It is a culture that must be established, reinforced, and woven into the fabric of site operations.

Ensuring sustainability of the transformation is what makes Practice Advancement Strategies stand out from many competitors.


Most Recent

  • An Overview of New York State PCMH Recognition
    Nicole L. Harmon, MBA, PCMH CCE, Senior Director, Practice Advancement Strategies (PAS)
    Lindsay Milchteim, MPH, Associate Director, PAS
    March 12, 2018 Recording | Slides
  • Value Based Payment Considerations in 2018
    Nicole L. Harmon, MBA, PCMH CCE, Senior Director, PAS
    Darcie Hurteau, Senior Director, DataGen
    February 22, 2018 Recording | Slides
  • NCQA Distinction in Behavioral Health Integration
    Nicole L. Harmon, MBA, PCMH CCE, Senior Director, PAS
    Mandi Diamond, Senior Advisor, PAS
    February 15, 2018 Recording | Slides

Physician Payment Reform Strategies

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) established the Quality Payment Program, a new payment approach that rewards high-quality patient care through participation in Advanced Alternative Payment Models (Advanced APMs) and the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS).