Providers aren't pushing for fast fix to Medicare cut

06/25/2013 | Modern Healthcare (subscription required)

Some hospital and physician groups have indicated that the push to address the 2% Medicare cut under sequestration could wait until fall. Debates over the debt ceiling and next year's budget could provide a window when action is possible, according to Chip Kahn of the Federation of American Hospitals. The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization is preparing to issue a report this summer on the impact of sequestration. The cut could total $11.35 billion overall by Oct. 1, according to the CMS.

View Full Article in:

Modern Healthcare (subscription required)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Clinical Project Manager
Abiomed, Inc.
Danvers, MA
Sr. Manager, Regulatory Affairs - International
Integra LifeSciences
Plainsboro, NJ
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
Market Access Manager Electrophysiology HEOR (AEP) - 15000003NZ
Abbott
Menlo Park, CA
Sales Manager, Employer Programs
PartnerRe Health