390.000 – Physician Payment: Medicare

H-390.001: Physician Payment: Medicare, Monitor Development of RBRVS

IMS supports closely monitoring the development of a Resource Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) for reimbursement of Medicare services and, where ...

H-390.001: Physician Payment: Medicare, Monitor Development of RBRVS

IMS supports closely monitoring the development of a Resource Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) for reimbursement of Medicare services and, where ...

H-390.002: Physician Payment: Medicare, Support Concept of RBRVS

IMS supports the concept of a Resource Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) as an acceptable basis for a Medicare indemnity payment system ...

H-390.002: Physician Payment: Medicare, Support Concept of RBRVS

IMS supports the concept of a Resource Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) as an acceptable basis for a Medicare indemnity payment system ...

H-390.003: Physician Payment: Medicare, Oppose Geographic Adjustment of RBRVS

IMS opposes the adjustment of a Resource Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) to account for differences in geographic ...

H-390.003: Physician Payment: Medicare, Oppose Geographic Adjustment of RBRVS

IMS opposes the adjustment of a Resource Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) to account for differences in geographic ...

H-390.004: Physician Payment: Medicare, Seek Elimination of Geographic Inequities

IMS supports working with other state medical societies and the Iowa congressional delegation to seek elimination of current geographic inequities in Medicare ...

H-390.004: Physician Payment: Medicare, Seek Elimination of Geographic Inequities

IMS supports working with other state medical societies and the Iowa congressional delegation to seek elimination of current geographic inequities in Medicare ...

H-390.005: Physician Payment: Medicare, Equitable Payment for Rural Health Services

IMS asserts that the urban versus rural inequities in Medicare payment systems for hospitals, physicians and other health care organizations must be addressed ...

H-390.005: Physician Payment: Medicare, Equitable Payment for Rural Health Services

IMS asserts that the urban versus rural inequities in Medicare payment systems for hospitals, physicians and other health care organizations must be addressed ...

H-390.006: Physician Payment: Medicare, Request CMS Designate Iowa as a Single Payment Locality

IMS reaffirms support for requesting the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (formerly HCFA) designate the entire state of Iowa as a single Medicare payment ...

H-390.006: Physician Payment: Medicare, Request CMS Designate Iowa as a Single Payment Locality

IMS reaffirms support for requesting the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (formerly HCFA) designate the entire state of Iowa as a single Medicare payment ...

H-390.009: Physician Payment: Medicare, Establish Statewide Universal Payment Schedule

IMS supports doing everything within its power to establish a statewide universal Medicare payment schedule and ensuring that the total budget dollars stay ...

H-390.009: Physician Payment: Medicare, Establish Statewide Universal Payment Schedule

IMS supports doing everything within its power to establish a statewide universal Medicare payment schedule and ensuring that the total budget dollars stay ...

H-390.010: Physician Payment: Medicare, Eliminate Geographic Inequities

IMS supports equity in benefits Iowans receive from federal health care programs such as Medicare and Medicaid. Further, IMS vigorously supports existing IMS policy ...

H-390.011: Physician Payment: Medicare, Private Contracts between Medicare Patients and Physicians

IMS supports federal legislation to clarify that Medicare patients and physicians can pursue private contracts for medical care without isolating physicians ...

H-390.011: Physician Payment: Medicare, Private Contracts between Medicare Patients and Physicians

IMS supports federal legislation to clarify that Medicare patients and physicians can pursue private contracts for medical care without isolating physicians ...

H-390.013: Physician Payment: Medicare, Leverage Other States’ Efforts re: Equitable Reimbursement

IMS supports effectively communicating with and leveraging other states’ efforts in order to present Congress a united voice for making Medicare reimbursement more ...

H-390.013: Physician Payment: Medicare, Leverage Other States’ Efforts re: Equitable Reimbursement

IMS supports effectively communicating with and leveraging other states’ efforts in order to present Congress a united voice for making Medicare reimbursement more ...

H-390.014: Physician Payment: Medicare, Remedy Inequitable Reimbursement

IMS supports continuing as a high priority to use all appropriate means, including legal, legislative and coalition building, to remedy the unfair discrimination in ...

H-390.014: Physician Payment: Medicare, Remedy Inequitable Reimbursement

IMS supports continuing as a high priority to use all appropriate means, including legal, legislative and coalition building, to remedy the unfair discrimination in ...

H-390.015: Physician Payment: Medicare, Eliminate GPCIs

IMS supports AMA efforts to eliminate entirely or develop more fairly calculated Geographic Practice Cost Indices. ...

H-390.015: Physician Payment: Medicare, Eliminate GPCIs

IMS supports AMA efforts to eliminate entirely or develop more fairly calculated Geographic Practice Cost Indices. ...

H-390.016: Physician Payment: Medicare, 1.0 Floor on Practice Expense GPCI

IMS supports working with the Geographic Equity in Medicare (GEM) Coalition to lobby Congress to establish a floor of 1.0 for the Practice Expense Geographic Practice ...

H-390.016: Physician Payment: Medicare, 1.0 Floor on Practice Expense GPCI

IMS supports working with the Geographic Equity in Medicare (GEM) Coalition to lobby Congress to establish a floor of 1.0 for the Practice Expense Geographic Practice ...

H-390.017: Physician Payment: Medicare, Do Not Devalue Quality

IMS supports working with the Geographic Equity in Medicare (GEM) Coalition, the American Medical Association, and specialty societies to insist that ...

H-390.017: Physician Payment: Medicare, Do Not Devalue Quality

IMS supports working with the Geographic Equity in Medicare (GEM) Coalition, the American Medical Association, and specialty societies to insist that ...

H-390.018: Physician Payment: Medicare, Equal Pay for Equal Work and Equal Pay for Equal Quality

IMS supports requesting the American Medical Association to reaffirm the concept of equal pay for equal work and affirm the concept of equal pay for equal quality. ...

H-390.018: Physician Payment: Medicare, Equal Pay for Equal Work and Equal Pay for Equal Quality

IMS supports requesting the American Medical Association to reaffirm the concept of equal pay for equal work and affirm the concept of equal pay for equal quality. ...

B-390.019: Physician Payment: Medicare, Better Pay for Higher Quality and Value

IMS supports Medicare payment policy that would recognize regional variation in quality and value and provide additional payment to ...

B-390.019: Physician Payment: Medicare, Better Pay for Higher Quality and Value

IMS supports Medicare payment policy that would recognize regional variation in quality and value and provide additional payment to ...

B-390.020: Physician Payment: Medicare, Relative Value of On-Call Work

IMS requests the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to include the hospital-mandated on-call CPT codes of 99026 ...

B-390.020: Physician Payment: Medicare, Relative Value of On-Call Work

IMS requests the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to include the hospital-mandated on-call CPT codes of 99026 ...

H-390.021: Physician Payment: Medicare, Value-Based Payment Modifier

IMS supports requesting the American Medical Association to support accurate quality and cost measurement in further development and improvement of the ...

H-390.021: Physician Payment: Medicare, Value-Based Payment Modifier

IMS supports requesting the American Medical Association to support accurate quality and cost measurement in further development and improvement of the ...

H-390.022: Physician Payment: Medicare, Accurate Methodology for Price Adjustment

IMS supports requesting the American Medical Association to ask the Council on Medical Service, or other appropriate council, to determine ...

H-390.022: Physician Payment: Medicare, Accurate Methodology for Price Adjustment

IMS supports requesting the American Medical Association to ask the Council on Medical Service, or other appropriate council, to determine ...