Friday, December 4, 2015

Avoid Medicare Penalties

The AMA encourages physicians to file by December 16 to avoid a Medicare pay cut of 2-4 percent. How? File an informal review request with CMS before midnight Eastern time Dec. 16. CMS has said it will verify incentive eligibility and payment adjustment determinations for practices that file such a request. Additional information about the process and contact information for questions is available in CMS' informal review fact sheet.