Labs await verdict on new Medicare signature rule

Pecquet, Julian
March 2011
Hill;3/29/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 41, p16
The article reports on the discussion over the implementation of the a new regulation that would require clinical laboratories to provide a physician's signature in order to qualify for the Medicare reimbursements where the American Clinical Laboratory Association (ACLA) has lobbied for a three-month delay to the regulation as it could fire up healthcare costs.


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