Total Per Capita Cost (TPCC) methodology proposed for the CY 2019 Physicians Fee Schedule

CMS continues punishing Geriatric, LTPAC, and Palliative Medicine for serving the frail elderly nearing the end of life. This blog explores the systematic problems with existing methods for correctly predicting expenditures; as individuals approach the end of their lives. It’s based on comments we submitted to CMS on the draft 2019 Physician Fee Schedule. America … Click to continue reading