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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 Final Rule

On November 2, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the calendar year 2018 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) rule. Read the final PFS rule.


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

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
3:00 – 4:00 PM EST

Join ACCC and legal experts for a one-hour (ACCC members-only) presentation on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) final 2018 OPPS and PFS rules. Learn how these final rules will affect your cancer program or practice. [Login Required]


Webinar: Overview of Final Rule for 2018 Updates to the Quality Payment Program (QPP)

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
3:00 – 4:00 PM EST

On Dec. 6, 2017, join ACCC in a one-hour webinar providing an in-depth discussion of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) final CY 2018 Quality Payment Program (QPP) rule. CMS is proposing additional flexibility on reporting requirements for providers in the program's second year as well as introducing changes to MIPS scoring. Tune in to hear the details, and what these changes will mean for providers. [Login Required]


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.

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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