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LSMS one of 120+ groups calling for Congress to refine/improve MACRA

Tuesday, June 4, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Christopher LeBouef
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The Louisiana State Medical Society is one of more than 120 physicians’ advocacy organizations that signed a letter that was sent to congressional leaders to urge them to refine and improve the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), including replacing the 2020-2025 physician payment update freeze with positive payment adjustments, extending the Advanced APM bonus payments by six years, and implementing several technical improvements.

Click here to read the letter.