Physician Payment and Reimbursement

Seeking to phase out Medicare DSH payments, MedPAC outlines potential changes to reimbursement for safety net providers

Revamped formulas for hospitals and physicians would be designed to better target payments to providers that treat larger shares of low-income Medicare beneficiaries.

Nick Hut January 18, 2023

For the No Surprises Act arbitration process, 2023 brings a steep fee hike and continuing litigation

The No Surprises Act’s independent dispute resolution (IDR) process is about to become more expensive for healthcare stakeholders. In 2023, the nonrefundable administrative fee due from each party involved in any payment dispute that goes to arbitration will increase from $50 to $350, according to a Dec. 23 memo from CMS’s Center for Consumer Information and Insurance…

Nick Hut December 30, 2022

Massive federal spending bill alleviates reimbursement concerns for hospitals, but less so for physicians

Healthcare provider advocates applauded the inclusion of key reimbursement relief measures and other policies in a proposed federal spending bill for FY23, although physician groups expressed concern about the outlook for their constituents. With a divided Congress looking to muster the votes to pass the legislation before a self-imposed deadline of week’s end, the bill includes many…

Nick Hut December 20, 2022

CY 2023 Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule Summary Part III – Quality Payment Program Updates

HFMA presents Part III of three detailed summaries of the final rule relating to the Medicare physician fee schedule for CY 2023 and other revisions to Medicare Part B policies.

HFMA December 16, 2022

CY 2023 Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule Summary Part II – Medicare Shared Savings Program Requirements

HFMA presents Part II of three detailed summaries of the final rule relating to the Medicare physician fee schedule for CY 2023 and other revisions to Medicare Part B policies. Part II covers the Medicare Shared Savings Program Requirements.

HFMA December 8, 2022

CY 2023 Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule Summary Part I

HFMA presents Part I of three detailed summaries of the final rule relating to the Medicare physician fee schedule for CY 2023 and other revisions to Medicare Part B policies.

HFMA December 2, 2022

Oct. 26-Nov. 1: Innovation meeting among national healthcare events

The HLTH conference in Las Vegas is pitched as the largest annual healthcare innovation conference in the nation.

Rich Daly January 22, 2021

June 17-21: See what events are coming in healthcare

Stay ahead of healthcare news and developments with this listing of hearings, conferences, webinars, public forums and deadlines for the week of June 17.

Rich Daly January 22, 2021

July 28-Aug. 2: See what events are coming in healthcare

Stay ahead of healthcare news and developments with this listing of hearings, conferences, webinars, public forums and deadlines for the week of July 28.

Rich Daly January 22, 2021

Aug. 12-16: See what events are coming in healthcare

Stay ahead of healthcare news and developments with this listing of hearings, conferences, webinars, public forums and deadlines for the week of Aug. 12.

Rich Daly January 22, 2021
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