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On July 29, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that includes proposals to update payment policies, payment rates, and quality provisions for services furnished under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) on or after January 1, 2020.
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Executive order aims to drive innovation in End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System (PPS) and ESRD Quality Incentive Program (QIP), and modernize payment for Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
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Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) & Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) proposed rule advances CMS’ commitment to increasing price transparency and strengthening Medicare
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Keynote Remarks by Administrator Seema Verma at the Better Medicare Alliance (BMA) 2019 Medicare Advantage Summit (As prepared for delivery – July 22, 2019)
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 Data refresh captures progress in state reporting as Scorecard seeks to improve transparency and accountability regarding health care quality and outcomes

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced today that final calendar year 2015 Medicare Advantage (MA) encounter data is now available to researchers under a data use agreement.