HBMA Washington Report – July Issue

Washington Report – July, 2018
(Covers activity between 7/1/18 and 7/31/18)
Bill Finerfrock, Matt Reiter, and Carolyn Bounds

Download: Washington Report July Issue

  • CMS Releases 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule
  • Administration Proposes Major Changes to Evaluation and Management Coding
  • CMS Proposes 2019 MIPS Reporting Year Requirements
  • CMS Soliciting Public Feedback on Price Transparency and EHR Interoperability
  • CMS Extends Deadline for Requesting Appeal of 2017 MIPS Performance Score
  • House of Representatives Passes Package of Healthcare Bills
  • CMS Proposes Expanding Site Neutral Payments for Hospital Outpatient Services
  • PFS Includes Demonstration for Medicare Advantage MIPS Exemption
  • Despite Proposed MIPS Changes, Stakeholders Say More Improvements are Needed
  • Social Security Number Removal Initiative Update
  • CMS Transmittals