MedPAC Votes For 2024 Hospital, Doc Pay Bumps, Post-Acute Care Cuts

By Michelle M. Stein, Bridget Early / January 12, 2023 at 6:40 PM
Congress’ Medicare pay advisors recommended for 2024 pay raises for hospitals -- though not as large as hospitals wanted -- and a pay raise for physicians along with extra so-called Medicare safety-net pay on Thursday (Jan. 12) as Chair Michael Chernew noted the turbulent and uncertain landscape providers face. At the same time, commissioners ratified recommendations to cut pay for post-acute care providers. The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission members voted in favor of pay recommendations for hospitals, doctors, dialysis providers,...

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