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CMS Varies Part B Drug Payments by Providers’ ZIP Codes

Is Average Sales Price plus 6 percent the right amount to pay doctors under the Medicare Part B program?

Would a smaller margin diminish what may be an incentive to prescribe the most expensive drugs on the market? With clinical performance being equal, Continue reading

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Via: US Senators, 300 Groups Urge CMS Not to Implement Medicare Part B Proposal

More than a dozen Republican Senators and some “300 groups representing physicians, drug makers, and patients” are criticizing the Obama Administration’s proposal “to revamp the Medicare Part B program” in letters sent to CMS. via US Senators, 300 Groups Urge … Continue reading

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Our Comment Posted to CMS on CMS-1455-P

A Closer Look at the Medicare Part B Inpatient Rebilling Proposed Rule (CMS-1455-P) and Its Impact on Hospitals, Where Medicare Beneficiaries Are Actually Treated Appeal Academy respectfully suggests that CMS revisit the limitation in the March 13 ruling stating that hospitals … Continue reading

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