Glossary of Health Care and Medical Terms
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The Medicare Primary Care Incentive Program (PCIP) provides a 10 percent incentive payment for primary care services furnished on or after January 1, 2011 and before January 1, 2016. PCIP was establiched by Section 5501(a)(3) of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)