Radiation Therapy Freeze Extended  as of 7-29-19

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On July 29, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the CY 2020 Physician Fee Schedule.  In the proposed rule, CMS states the following: Following the publication of the CY 2015 PFS final rule, the Patient Access and Medicare Protection Act (Pub. L. 114-115, December 28, 2015) was enacted, which included the … Continue reading “Radiation Therapy Freeze Extended  as of 7-29-19”

Radiation Therapy APM Released – July 10, 2019

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On July 10, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed rule entitled, “Medicare Program; Specialty Care Models to Improve Quality of Care and Reduce Expenditures.”  Within that draft regulation, CMS proposes a new alternative payment model (APM) for radiation oncology providers.  We are grateful that CMS has listened to several … Continue reading “Radiation Therapy APM Released – July 10, 2019”