Experts: CMS Reimbursement Cuts Potentially Devastating to Pain Doctors, Patients

Pain physicians are voicing frustration and fear for their livelihoods following the release of final 2014 physician payment rules by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Several prominent interventional pain physicians told Pain Medicine News that the final rules, which were posted on Nov. 27, and are scheduled to go into effect on Jan. 1, 2014, are drastically different from those proposed this summer.

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