TITLE

Double-dose decline

AUTHOR(S)
Isenberg, Steven F.
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Nov2007, Vol. 86 Issue 11, p670
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decline in the overall Medicare reimbursements of physicians in the U.S. Two charts are provided that show the changes in the basic conversion factor from 2001 to 2007 and in relative value units (RVU) from 1999 to 2007. It is said that the conversation factors are subject to a 10% deduction as a product of the 2007 budget neutrality adjustment in the work component of the RVU computation.
ACCESSION #
27680280

 

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