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Regulatory Changes Affecting Radiology and Radiation Oncology in 2013

Posted: By Barbara Conrad on January 17, 2013

describe the imageEven though Congress has averted the across-the-board SGR fee schedule cut (26.5%) for another year, radiologists will take another 3% cut this year. This, in addition to expanding the PC MPPR of 25% for CT, MRI and ultrasound imaging to include other members of the group practice, means that there is no good news for radiologists this year.


Radiation Oncologists will take a significant cut this year (7% for radiation oncology and 9% for radiation therapy centers, but compared to what was originally proposed, many in the field are feeling a sigh of relief.  We have reviewed and analyzed the changes that will affect radiology and radiation oncology practices in 2013 for your planning purposes.


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