NASW Responds to Final Medicare Physician Fee Schedule

Fee Schedule

CMS released the final rule for the 2024 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule, which is a listing of fees used by Medicare to reimburse Medicare providers. It addresses changes to Medicare Part B payment policies to ensure that payment systems are updated to reflect changes in health care practices. The rule was implemented on Jan. 1 and applies to Medicare beneficiaries and Medicare providers, including clinical social workers. Last year, NASW submitted detailed comments in response to the proposed rule. NASW clinical staff released a highlights document of the final rule on the Tips and Tricks for Social Workers page. The final rule impacts social workers in the areas of telehealth behavioral health, social needs, and more.

Social Work Advocates National Association of Social Workers Spring 2024 Cover

Social Work Advocates Flipbook

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