American Physical Therapy Association President Sharon L. Dunn, PT, PhD, recently released a statement to the media regarding the status of payment reform, and the steps in this shift toward value-based payment moving forward.
Her statement begins by addressing the proposed 2017 physician fee schedule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services—in particular, the new evaluation and re-evaluation CPT codes proposed under the 2017 fee schedule, and the review of potentially misvalued codes that CMS identified in the 2016 fee schedule, she notes.
To read the statement in full, visit APTA.
[Source: APTA]