Doctors Have Until Feb. 28 to Review 2013 PQRS Payments and Penalties

 

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced last week that physicians who believe they received an incorrect Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) payment penalty can now use the new look up tool to verify information without having to call the CMS Help Desk.

Doctors who feel they have received a PQRS payment adjustment in error  should file an informal appeal by February 28.

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