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Whether you want big-picture information or need to get to the gritty details of a particular payment system, we've got you covered.


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Additional Medicare Payment Content

Medicare Payment Changes: 2021

Dec 28, 2020 / Resource

2021 brings numerous changes to Medicare regulation related to telehealth, the Physician Fee Schedule payment, NCCI edits, and the Quality Payment Program.

President Dunn: Medicare Payment Cuts Will Create Barriers to Care

Dec 21, 2020 / Statement

The COVID-19 relief package falls short of ensuring patient access, and a 3.6% cut threatens the viability of providers who offer safe, cost-effective care.

Busting Payment Myths Part 7: Medicare Status and Medicare Advantage

Nov 23, 2020 / Perspective

Medicare Status and Medicare Advantage

Proposed DMEPOS Rule Could Benefit Rural Areas

Nov 3, 2020 / Review

The planned changes also include efforts to streamline benefit classification and pricing decisions.

MedPAC Releases Revised Medicare 'Payment Basics'

Oct 16, 2020 / News

The updated quick-take resources cover 20 systems including outpatient therapy, home health, and skilled nursing facilities.

Stopgap Spending Bill Pushes Back Medicare Loan Repayment Dates

Oct 1, 2020 / News

Providers who received Medicare loans earlier this year won't be required to start paying down until one year after the loan was issued.

Payment and Regulatory Update - Sep. 23, 2020

Sep 24, 2020 / Members Only

This recorded update covers HHS Provider Relief Funds; Dept. of Labor revisions to FFCRA leave regulations; TRICARE low back pain demonstration; and more.

CMS Fast-Tracks 'Breakthrough Devices,' Clarifies 'Reasonable and Necessary'

Sep 15, 2020 / Review

CMS has proposed a new pathway that could result in quicker coverage of cutting-edge FDA-approved medical devices.

Proposed 9% cut: the history, what we're doing, and your role in the fight.

Aug 24, 2020 / Open Access

The proposed 9% cut: where it came from, what we’re doing, and the importance of your voice.