CMS has provided clarity on the final ruling for transfers of value reporting requirements at accredited CME activities in the Physician Payment Sunshine Act, which has been a... (more)
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On February 19th, 2016, The American Medical Association (AMA) released a legal regularly document regarding The Physician Payment Sunshine Act (PPSA) with regards to the Open Payments Sunshine reporting requirements for Continuing Medical Education (CME) activities. This latest update and guidance from AMA aligns with the ongoing analysis that the CME Coalition has been pushing since the final rules and regulations were announced by CMS in October 2014.
Today we’re going to be talking about more confusion in the PPSA. We previously reported that CMS issued its final rule with comment period at the end of October 2014, and that there is major confusion with the final rule.
Today we are going to be clarifying issues related to the PPSA, or Physician Payment Sunshine Act
Today, we’re going to be talking about the Physician Payment Sunshine Act. There’s been a lot of confusion or misinterpretation of the Physician Payment Sunshine Act and how it relates to CME, and we’d like to help clarify those issues. First, we’re going to clarify two issues related to reporting as well as the Sunshine exempt payments related to CME. As well, we will provide some information on the new Sunshine Act Resource Center.