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Struggling with the sustainable-growth-rate "hole" (and potentially massive cuts)Dec 22, 2011 09:25 EST
The very real threat of Medicare cuts of 27% beginning on January 1 is a ticking time bomb for private practices across the US. Do we envisage fee revisions? Staff cuts? Join the wave of private practitioners seeking relief from ongoing financial uncertainty through hospital employment?
How are you riding this storm?
- Should the doc fix get fixed?
- Alhassani A, Chandra A, Chernew ME. The sources of the SGR "hole." N Engl J Med 2011; DOI:10.1056/NEJMp1113059. Available here.
- Waiting game: ACC, SCAI, HRS await details on CMS prepayment audits