Labs Pleased CMS Opening Process For Revising Medicare Pay Rates

By John Wilkerson / July 9, 2014 at 8:56 PM
Laboratories are pleased that CMS is opening the process of setting reimbursement for laboratory services, just as it is doing for physician services, which will give labs more say over pay rates. The change, which is part of the annual Physician Fee Schedule rule unveiled late last week, adds to the run of positive developments for labs that started when Congress replaced CMS' plan to change clinical lab fees based on technological changes in the patch to the Sustainable Growth...

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