November 14, 2019

ACR’s Detailed Summary Covers Payment Policies in CY 2020 MPFS Final Rule

On November 1, 2019, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) final rule. In this rule, CMS describes changes to payment provisions effective 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 has prepared a detailed summary of the 2020 MPFS final rule.