August 08, 2019

ACR Releases Detailed Summary of the 2020 MPFS Proposed Rule

On July 29, 2019 the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) proposed rule. In this rule, CMS describes changes to payment provisions in affect starting January 1, 2020. In addition, policies for implementation of the fourth year for the Quality Payment Program — the Merit-Based Incentives Payment System and Advanced Alternative Payment Models are also discussed in this rule.

The American College of Radiology will submit comments on the CY 2020 MPFS proposed rule to CMS by the September 27, 2019 due date.

View a detailed summary of the 2020 MPFS proposed rule.