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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.
Alert: CMS has released the 2022 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule. APTA is reviewing the rule and will soon provide a summary as well as commenting opportunities once they are open. View the rule and the fact sheet.
Feb 1, 2020
APTA’s regulatory experts keep you updated on changes to Medicare coding and billing.
Jan 18, 2019
Learn how to stay in compliance with Medicare while providing supervision to students, PTAs, and physical therapy aides.
Feb 1, 2020
Does Medicare cover it?
Jun 6, 2020
Thinking about becoming a Medicare provider? Start here.
Jan 1, 2020
Physical therapy services represent a significant portion of Medicare expenditures in post-acute care settings.
Additional Medicare Payment Content
Jul 23, 2021 / Review
CMS sets up penalties for noncompliance in the rule, which also includes a 2.3% pay increase and requests for input on a range of topics.
Apr 14, 2021 / News
The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved the relief, which has been signed into law.
Mar 24, 2021 / Roundup
When it comes to CMS, there's no such thing as "off-season." Here's how we're engaging with the agency on multiple fronts.
Mar 23, 2021 / News
In 2020, Congress temporarily boosted Medicare payment as part of pandemic relief. Legislators need to act now to extend the help.
Mar 19, 2021 / Open Access
At the start of 2021 APTA collaborated with many other medical organizations to initiate communications with the new congress about the shortcomings of the current Medicare Physician Fee Schedule.
Feb 5, 2021 / Resource
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.
Jun 13, 2020 / Resource
APTA provides these data collections sheets and accompanying quick reference sheets to help you with claims-based MIPS reporting in 2021.
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.
Nov 23, 2020 / Perspective
Medicare Status and Medicare Advantage