ASA Department of Quality and Regulatory Affairs (QRA) is based out of the ASA Washington, D.C. office. QRA’s mission is to direct and advance the interests of anesthesiologists in professional standards, performance outcomes, quality assurance and regulatory affairs as they intersect with quality initiatives.
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA)
Review ASA and CMS materials related to your participation in the Quality Payment Program.
QRA supports members in a variety of quality management activities that include as quality reporting, quality measurement and patient safety.
Quality Reporting Programs
Physician anesthesiologist 2018 Medicare payments are still impacted by their 2016 performance in quality programs that were retired under MACRA.
QRA's answers to frequently asked questions about quality and regulatory affairs in anesthesia.