Clinicians deserve a slight bump in Medicare pay due to rising follow prices, an influential federal advisory panel stated this week. Doctor teams largely lauded the advice — however some say it does not go far sufficient.
In its annual report back to Congress, the Medicare Fee Advisory Fee (MedPAC) requires a 1.45% enhance for 2024 within the base price used within the doctor charge schedule.
MedPAC stated this ought to be a everlasting enhance. It might exchange a 1.25% non permanent enhance within the 2024 doctor charge schedule, a part of an enormous spending package deal handed in December.