Deb Schoenthaler

Ms. Schoenthaler is the Executive Director of Physician Performance LLC (PPLLC), an organization of 2,900 physicians that participates in value-based contracts through the Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network (BILHPN).  PPLLC physicians strive to deliver the highest quality of coordinated care to their patients, with a focus on local communities of care.

Author Archives: Deb Schoenthaler

Closing the COVID-19 Communications Chasm for Providers

By | April 22, 2020

The COVID-19 outbreak is radically transforming healthcare. And it is leaving potential communication vacuums in its path.  Physicians are either overwhelmed with too much incoming information from too many sources or may feel like they are on an island, not knowing where to turn. Here’s where physician associations can play a key role. Physician Performance LLC (PPLLC) is… Read More »

CMS 2019 Proposed PFS Rule: Where to start

By | October 10, 2018

Many of you are likely aware that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the following rule for comment, which were due in September: Medicare Program Revisions to Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2019; Medicare Shared Savings Program Requirements; Quality Payment Program; and Medicaid Promoting Interoperability… Read More »