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What is Fair Payment for Outpatient Care?

A senior finance executive explains how he hopes to help minimize the "natural conflict that exists between the forward-looking technology companies and process innovators and the retroactive-looking team at CMS."

1 comments on "What is Fair Payment for Outpatient Care?"
Daniel Ross (3/25/2013 at 1:58 PM)

The outpatient hospital, CMS negotiations result additionally impacts the fees being paid by commercial health plan sponsors. Typically, the dollars not paid by the public plans were cost-shifted on to the commercial payors. One wonders how this committee can impact the Medicare cuts imposed by PPACA?