Providers: Leave Sequester Extension Out Of Infrastructure Package

By Michelle M. Stein / July 16, 2021 at 8:05 PM
Hospitals, doctors, hospices, home health agencies and others are asking Senate leadership in both parties not to extend Medicare sequestration to pay for some of the bipartisan infrastructure deal, but one lobbyist says there are a number of unanswered questions about how Medicare sequester cuts could factor into both the infrastructure bill and the Senate budget resolution deal announced earlier this week. The American Hospital Association, American Medical Association, American Health Care Association, National Association for Home Care & Hospice,...

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