MedPAC recommends increasing physician payments to Congress

The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission, or MedPAC, has recently voted to recommend that Congress increase 2024 Medicare payments for physicians and other health services.Specifically, MedPAC recommended linking payments to the Medicare Economic Index (MEI), updating them to 50% of the MEI, according to the American Hospital Association.MedPAC also called for “a non-budget-neutral add-on payment under the physician fee schedule (PFS) to services provided to low-income Medicare beneficiaries,” the association said in a press release.Last year, MedPAC denied an increase inRead More

Generated by Feedzy