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AMA: Last-Minute Action to Avert Cuts to Physicians Shows the Need for Meaningful Medicare Changes
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Brianna B Meister | Released: January 2, 2013, 2:22 pm
“Congress averted a drastic cut of 26.5 percent from hitting physicians who care for Medicare patients on January 1. This patch temporarily alleviates the problem, but Congress’ work is not complete; it has simply delayed this massive, unsustainable cut for one year.
Congress Must Act to Avert Medicare Fee Cuts Before January 1
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Brianna B Meister | Released: November 29, 2012, 8:50 am
The annual rite of organized medicine seeking congressional action to avert steep Medicare fee cuts before January 1 is upon us. However, this year is different. Not only is a 27% fee cut scheduled to occur because of the flawed SGR formula, but physicians will also be subject to an additional 2% fe
Know your options: Medicare Participation Guide
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Brianna B Meister | Released: December 21, 2012, 10:01 am
Read the AMA's guide to Medicare participation options for physicians
Medicare 2013 Fee Schedule Updated
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Melissa Zarzycki | Released: January 22, 2013, 9:57 am
The corrected 2013 Medicare fee schedule is now posted on the Novitas website.
The deadline for changes in physician participation status has been extended to February 15, 2013. MSNJ recommends that physicians, who are considering their participation options, review the AMA’s Medicare Participa
URGENT: HIPAA Deadline this Friday, 1/25/13
Blog: In the News ... | Posted By: Brianna B Meister | Released: January 23, 2013, 2:50 pm
URGENT: HIPAA Deadline this Friday, 1/25/13. Verify your business associate and subcontractor agreements if you haven't already done so.