CMS Releases CY 2015 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule

July 3, 2014

On July 3, 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that would update payment policies and payment rates for services furnished under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) on or after Jan. 1, 2015. The proposed rule also proposes changes to several of the quality reporting initiatives that are associated with PFS payments, including the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program, and the Medicare Shared Savings Program, as well as changes to the Physician Compare tool on the Medicare.gov website.

The Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Chart comparing 2015 Proposed to 2014 Final will soon be found here.

For more information, please visit the CMS MPFS Fact Sheet here.

Please find the CY 2015 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule here.