Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule Alters Criteria and Process for Obtaining Medicare Coverage of Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Clinical Trials
11 December 2013Health Alert
On November 27, 2013, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) promulgated the final rule to implement the calendar year (CY) 2014 physician fee schedule (PFS), which is published in the December 10, 2013 Federal Register (78 Fed. Reg. 74230). Included in the final rule was a revision to the Medicare regulations governing coverage for items and services provided in an IDE clinical study.