Friday, September 17, 2021

Very Very Brief Blog: Browse Comments on PFS Rule

Medicare published the proposed Physician Fee Schedule rule in July, with comments running to September 13.  Hot topics including valuation of AI services.

See the original rule here.

See and search the 35,000 comments receive  - here.  

CMS will publish the final rule circa November 1, effective January 1, 2022.


AdvaMed always has strong comment letters that explain the problem before providing alternative solutions.  That's true again this year. See the 25-page AdvaMed general comment on codes and valuations here, and the special 14-page comment on issues like self-referral, here.

See AMA RUC committee, here.  The AMA's 109-page letter is here.

See College of American Pathologists here.