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After provider uproar, CMS steps back from major E/M revamp

Dive Brief: CMS has finalized the Physician Fee Schedule for 2019, pushing back a controversial flattening of E/M codes to 2021 after a backlash from providers and physicians. The rule also cuts some E/M documentation requirements and removes duplicative notation requirements. New payments for a number of telehealth services, including prolonged preventative services, virtual check-ins… Read More »

Passionate, Well-fed Men and Their Heartburn–On or After ‘Game Day’

—This post is sponsored by Mirum but these opinions are my own. 🙂 Of all the medicines I take–and all their co-pays–anything over-the-counter, affordable, and longer lasting is what I’m going to swear by. Yes, the professionals at my local pharmacy know me well. And if there is one health-related practice I try to do… Read More »