July 8, 2008
By Richard G. Korman*
The Proposed 2009 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Update, released by CMS on June 30, and published in the July 7, 2008, Federal Register, includes a 16-element gainsharing exception to the Stark regulations.
Please read about the proposed gainsharing exception beginning on page 38548 of the attachment. The text of the proposed gainsharing exception begins on page 38604.
*We would like to thank Richard G. Korman, Esquire (Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka, IN) for providing this email alert.