The AADA has been actively engaged in the efforts to reform the Medicare physician payment system. The AADA works closely with key lawmakers on several legislative proposals to ensure positive Medicare payment updates.
The Academy has developed many resources to help members maximize CMS reimbursement and minimize penalties.
HHS announces major changes to Medicare reimbursement
The U. S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary today unveiled plans to shift 30 percent of Medicare provider payments out of a fee-for-service system and into alternative payment models by 2016 – and eventually 50 percent by 2018. Read more.