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Washington Watch Weekly--June 29, 2018

Late this afternoon, CMS announced that 2017 MIPS final scores and performance feedback reports, which include 2019 payment adjustment information, are now available on the...

Annual proposed payment rules for 2019—the Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule, and the ASC and Hospital Outpatient Payment Proposed Rule—are expected to be released in the coming days.

Last week, the House Ways and Means Committee, chaired by Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), passed H.R.

ASCRS has been at the forefront of efforts to preserve Medicare Fee-for-Service, and you can help by investing in ...

This week, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar...

This week, CMS announced it has begun mailing new Medicare cards to beneficiaries who live in Wave 3 states, including: Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota...

Today, CMS announced it was considering a demonstration project that would exempt physicians from MIPS who participate in certain MA alternative payment models (APMs) that involve financial risk. ...

ASCRS is encouraging participation by all members who were randomly selected to take the American Medical Association (AMA)/Specialty Society Relative Value Scale Update Committee (RUC)...