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CMS Releases FY2013 Proposed Physician Fee Schedule; New Care Coordination Payment

Posted on 7/9/2012 by NTOCC ® in Public Policy Updates

On July 6th, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published its proposed rule that would update payment rates for services furnished by physicians and non-physician practitioners under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for 2013. The rule also includes several proposed changes to quality related programs impacting physicians, including the Physician Quality Reporting System; the Electronic Prescribing Incentive Program; and the physician value-based payment modifier.

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