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July 02, 2024

NASS Joins Alliance of Specialty Medicine in Submitting Comments to Improve Medicare Physician Payment

On June 14, NASS and members of the Alliance of Specialty Medicine submitted comments to the Senate Finance Committee in response to Committee’s white paper on “Bolstering Care through Physician Payment: Current Challenges and Policy Options in Medicare Part B.” The comments focused on ensuring financial stability and predictability in the Medicare physician fee schedule; promoting and rewarding value-based care innovation that meaningfully improves patient care and outcomes, particularly within specialty care; and safeguarding timely access to high-quality care by advancing health equity and reducing disparities.