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Physician Office Issues

ACCC continues to monitor, respond, and communicate to our physician practice members any changes in Medicare reimbursement to Part B covered drugs and biologicals, drug administration, and coding—as well as address the oncology drug shortage and issues related to the prompt pay discount.

CMS CY 2018 PFS Proposed Rule

On July 13, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the proposed 2018 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) payment rule.

Read the ACCC Sept. 11, 2017, comment letter to CMS on the proposed PFS rule.


Webinar: What You Need to Know about CMS' Proposed 2018 OPPS & PFS Rules

Legal experts present a one-hour (ACCC members-only) discussion about the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) proposed 2018 OPPS and PFS rules. The agency's proposals under the OPPS will bring significant changes to next year’s payments for 340B hospitals and new outpatient facilities. ACCC members can access the recorded webinar, presentation slides, and rule summaries to find out how the proposed 2018 payment rules will affect your practice or program and how you can weigh in with CMS. [Login Required]

Webinar originally presented on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.


ACCC members can access ACCC summaries and analyses of previous years' PFS proposed and final rules here.

Quality Payment Program (QPP)


Accountable Care Organizations

ACCC Members can view 2011 Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Final Rule Analysis. You'll need to log in.

Archive of ACCC Comment Letters on CMS Physician Fee Schedule:

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