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Transition to Digital X-Ray Fueled by Declining Medicare Reimbursement

by admin on Mar 15, 2023 1:25:48 AM

Healthcare providers are once again being encouraged by Congress to update their imaging technology in an effort to reduce care costs and improve care quality and delivery.XRDR_TR_2016_thumbnail.png

Beginning January 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will enforce new reimbursement penalties on all outpatient Medicare eligible X-rays performed on film-based systems. In 2018, the penalty expands to include computed radiography (CR).


Read our trend report to learn more about the law and how it may impact your reimbursement dollars.


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