TITLE

GAO urges CMS to evaluate private-sector doc pay ideas

AUTHOR(S)
McCARTY, MARK
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Medical Device Daily;1/ 2/2013, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) which evaluates how private payers manage physician fee reimbursement and what it will mean for Medicare. It highlights a recommendation made by GAO about the Medicare's Part B program which urges the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services be quicker in paying doctors for their pay-for-performance achievements. It also mentions the changing physician services which was included in the GAO report.
ACCESSION #
86694531

 

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