TITLE

Revising Medicare's Physician Fee Schedule � Much Activity, Little Change

AUTHOR(S)
Ginsburg, Paul B.; Berenson, Robert A.
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
New England Journal of Medicine;3/22/2007, Vol. 356 Issue 12, p1201
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The authors suggest that the resource-based relative value scale which is used to determine Medicare's payment rates for U.S. physicians requires greater attention to ensure that its objectives are achieved. The authors discuss the history and development of the fee schedule and adjustments and updates to it.
ACCESSION #
24444819

 

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