2022 Medicare payment rules contain both good and bad news for GI. First the bad news: GIs and other specialties face millions of dollars in cuts as Medicare finalized a 3.71 percent cut to the Physician Fee Schedule conversion factor, which could increase to near 9 percent if Congress doesn’t act.
AGA and all of medicine are fighting to prevent the cuts. Congress must step in to protect our practices. Email your lawmaker now.
Here are highlights from the 2022 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) and Hospital Outpatient Department (HOPD)/Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) final rules.