What Physicians need to Know By Steven Lash

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Physicians are aware that the 2017 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) Final Rule (“Final Rule”) has been finalized and will take effect Jan. 1, 2017.  Among items in the Final Rule which physicians should find important are as follows: The RVU conversion factor has been set at $35.887, which represents an increase of approximately 24% from […]

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Are you ready for MACRA By Steven Lash

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A majority of physicians are aware of the Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), and those who do know about it probably want it to go away. Nevertheless, this law will determine how Medicare pays doctors, starting in 2019.  Some modifications in the rules from those published in July 2016 will make things considerably […]

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