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AMA Reports; Supercommittee Stalemate Leaves SGR 27.5 Physician Fee Schedule Decrease Intact

Supercommittee failure leaves 27 percent Medicare payment cut in place With the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction failing to reach agreement on a deficit-reduction proposal, physicians still face a 27 percent cut in Medicare physician payments scheduled to take effect Jan. 1. Congress has missed an opportunity to address the nation’s fiscal problems, stabilize … Continue Reading