2019 MPFS Proposed Changes

Are YOU Ready? Have you done the math to know how the proposed 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) changes to Evaluation and Management (E/M) services will affect your practice? If not - it's a good idea to know how this monumental change will influence the bottom line for your and your team. As part of the administrations initiative "Patient's over Paperwork", HHS and CMS have proposed sweeping changes to the Evaluation and Management codes that are the backbone of many physician practices.  This code set has not seen a revision for years, since 1997, and this is as transformative as the original publishing of the 1995 guidelines. As you begin an analysis of the proposed changes to the reimbursement for the E/M codes it is obvious it is not all good news. The proposal was released in July 2018, through the Federal Register, with a comment period running through September 10, 2018, providing industry stakeholders to opine…

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