TITLE

CMS proposes 9.9% cut to doc payments

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
AHA News;7/9/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 14, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the proposal by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to lower Medicare physician payments by 9.9% in 2008. According to CMS, the proposed rule would resolve certain physician self-referral loopholes and it would require physical and occupational therapy providers to comply with licensing and other requirements.
ACCESSION #
26267320

 

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