Tag Archives: H.R.2

“Finally Friday!” H.R.2 fixed SGR, but what did it break?

FRIDAY April 17, 2015: H.R. 2 fixed SGR: But what did it Break? What else did that darn bill effect? Get the Handouts I personally watched seven hours of C-SPAN Live coverage of the Senate floor, beginning at 2pm ET, … Continue reading

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CMS: Claims will be processed with rates authorized by H.R.2

Confirms Extension of Therapy Cap Exceptions Process Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) have been instructed to implement the new payment rates in legislation passed just last night by the U.S. Senate, already passed by the U.S. House of Representatives two weeks … Continue reading

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SGR Fix Extends Moratorium on 2-Midnight Rule Enforcement

H.R.2 Restricts RAC Reviews of Patient Status Through September Passage of the bill H.R. 2 Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) last night by the U.S. Senate extended many programs, including a slight extension of the Medicare Administration Contractors … Continue reading

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SGR Fix Passes Senate Vote with No Amendments

All Amendments Fail to Attach to H.R. 2 After surviving multiple objections, including accusations of eight violations of Article 1 Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (H.R.2) was overwhelmingly passed by … Continue reading

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