December 16, 2013

CMS Releases Payment Rules for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System, Renal Dialysis and Home Health

Medicare Physician Fee Schedule: CMS released the Final Rule with Comment Period for the 2014 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule on November 27, 2013.  The rule will be published in the Federal Register on December 10, 2013.  Comments in response to the rule are due on January 27, 2014.  The Final Rule sets payment rates for services provided by physicians, non-physician practitioners, and other suppliers for services paid for under the physician fee schedule. 

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