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Consultations: Where to from here?Jan 25, 2010 14:50 EST
In the past, the special fee for consultations apparently reflected the higher level of training required for consultative specialists over primary-care physicians. Now that they are no longer reimbursed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), how will the art of the consultation change? In this new era, what exactly constitutes a "consultation"?